Tap water safety in Fujairah (United Arab Emirates ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช)

๐Ÿ‘Ž In general, the water in Fujairah is not safe to drink.

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 43 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "Moderate"

Scientific reports

We are working on providing you with scientific reports about the water quality in Fujairah, if you know a reliable source for that feel free to shoot us a message in the chat below!

Advantages of drinking (filtered) tap water

1 adult could save about 475$ per year in Fujairah by drinking tap water instead of buying bottled water.

๐Ÿณ Drinking tap water would also help with reducing your plastic footprint and improve environmental pollution.

Warning

Even though drinking water might be considered safe, if you plan to travel to Fujairah, consider talking to your local contact to verify that. Old pipes could be leaking toxic material or water in that specific country could contain heavy metals or bacteria.

Tap water safety in all of United Arab Emirates

Lonely Planet

The UAE's tap water is perfectly safe to drink. It is desalinated water so it does have a slight taste.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

According to the CDC tap water is generally safe for consumption.

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