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Can You Drink Tap Water in Adana?
Yes, tap water is drinkable.
Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Adana.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Turkey, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
You probably aren''t going to find clean drinking water in Turkey. I can tell you that right now. It is a northern country, somewhere in the Middle East, and they don''t have any running streams or other water sources that could make it drinkable. So, you probably won''t be finding it in the Mediterranean either. You might find it in Jordan, though, or in Israel. That''s where it gets its name from, so that may explain why there is a good deal of interest in it today.
It was a minor inconvenience when I first considered moving to Turkey and didn''t even consider the possibility of getting clean drinking water. It made sense, though, when I got to know other people who live in the area. Many of them have all kinds of different reasons for moving to a place where clean drinking water is hard to find, but they love their new home so much that they wouldn''t leave.
It is in the mountains that Turkey gets its water from. If you go up in the mountains, you
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.27 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25% Low
- Water Pollution 20% Low
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 75% High
- Water Quality 80% Very High
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Adana, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).
Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.