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Can You Drink Tap Water in Bihac?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Bihac, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Bosnia and Herzegovina is a out of 100.
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 Bihac.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Bosnia and Herzegovina, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
The people living in and around the Balkan Mountains are exposed to drinking water that is unsafe for human consumption. Bosnian villages along the mountains of Mount Elgono and Bogasa lack access to clean, safe water from wells. This impure water supplies the inhabitants with contaminated wastewater, both from washing clothing and bathing. The resulting blue water is unfit for human consumption and can even pose a danger to one''s health.
The majority of the people living near the foothills of the mountains depend on natural water sources. However, this source is often unsuitable and even contaminated. The people use a variety of sources including creeks, Brooks and river. But, they have to be careful as each source carries a varying risk of harming their health.
Many rural communities lack access to safe drinking water. This is because either the pipes or the network of pipelines may be old and deteriorating. This makes them highly vulnerable to con
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.56 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 30% Low
- Water Pollution 47% Moderate
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 70% High
- Water Quality 53% Moderate
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Bihac, 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.