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Is Al Wakrah Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Al Wakrah?

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 Al Wakrah.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Qatar, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.

We all know that tap water is not always the healthiest for you, but with so many people around the world getting sick from drinking it, how do we know if the water we are drinking in Al Wakrah Qatar is safe? Well, we can look at the source of the water, which is located in Qatar.

Al Wakrah is the largest city in Qatar and has a population of more than three hundred thousand. It is located in the Al Sawan province and is on the Gulf coast of Qatar. The city has many water treatment plants, including one at Al Wakrah, which is located near the Al Wakrah Bay in the Al Bure district. The city has a well-developed sewage treatment system that is the most advanced in the world.

When you are planning your holiday to Qatar, you should definitely think about where the water comes from. The city also provides bottled water for tourists who want to drink on site. However, since the treatment plants at the city use chemicals and other contaminants to purify the w

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.41 in USD (1.5-liter)


Al Wakrah tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 75% High
  • Water Pollution 25% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 25% Low
  • Water Quality 75% High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Al Wakrah, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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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.

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