Tap water safety in Montevideo (Uruguay ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡พ)

๐Ÿ‘ In general, the water may be safe to drink in Montevideo.

Numbeo

According to the Numbeo water drinkability and accessibility index, tap water has a score of 71 / 100 (100 being best).

Numbeo considers this score to be "High"

Scientific reports

We are working on providing you with scientific reports about the water quality in Montevideo, 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 752$ per year in Montevideo 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.

Explore other places in Uruguay

Like in most countries, water quality and accessibility differs from location to location, therefore it's the best to check the information available on that place.


Tap water safety in all of Uruguay

Lonely Planet

Tap water is generally safe to drink in Uruguay.

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC)

According to the CDC tap water is generally not safe for consumption.