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Can You Drink Tap Water in Albacete?
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 Albacete.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Spain, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
The town of Albacete, Spain sits on the Mediterranean coast, about 70 kilometers from the port of Malaga. The name of the town literally translates to "the mountain of water". With its many lakes, it is one of the most popular holiday resorts worldwide. Tap Water Quality is high in Albacete due to the importance of tourism, which means that most of the tap water is of good quality. The majority of the tap water comes from Lake Mandala, one of the largest lakes in Spain.
It is believed that Tap Water is clean when it leaves the reservoir. Tap Water is sent to homes through underground pipes which are cleaned by a chlorination plant. This process is necessary because some contaminants like volatile organic compounds or VOCs, can''t be removed through normal treatment methods.
Most people living in Albacete have access to fresh drinking water, however, there are still people who want to take a precautionary approach. Tap Water quality in some rural areas
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.48 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13% Very Low
- Water Pollution 13% Very Low
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 88% Very High
- Water Quality 88% Very High
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Albacete, 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.