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Is Belmopan 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 Belmopan?

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 Belmopan.

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


The waters of Belize are considered to be a rich source of tap water and so the quality is usually perfect. Although most people have heard about drinking tap water from Belize, not many have heard about Tap Water Belmopan Belize. Belmopan is one of the few places in Belize where tap water has been tested, and the results have come out very positive.

The town of Belmopan in Belize has long been known for its clean drinking water. It is the only place in Belize where people have actually been able to use tap water to drink without being exposed to any harmful chemicals.

Since most people do not know what kind of drinking water they are drinking, they may believe that they are getting safe drinking water. But then again, it is difficult to find out what kind of tap water is being offered in most of the cities in Belize. Most towns offer clean drinking water as long as it is treated with chlorine. Chlorine is very expensive and has to be bought from a lo


Belmopan tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 19% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 56% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 81% Very High
  • Water Quality 44% Moderate

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Belmopan, 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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