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Can You Drink Tap Water in Buraydah?
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 Buraydah.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Saudi Arabia, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Recently, I read an article about the dangers of bottled water and Tap Water in Morocco. The writer claimed that bottled water was not healthy because it had fluoride and other chemicals which contribute to demineralization of bones and teeth. While he was right about the quality of tap water in Morocco, his suggestion that people should not drink pure water in order to protect their health is not only a misinformed statement but also promotes wastefulness at a municipal level.
In fact, the most widely sold toothpaste in Morocco has fluoride added to it. This is a waste of both time and money. At the end of the day, the consumer must make the decision as to what is healthier for his body. There are many good choices when it comes to toothpaste, so why should anyone choose to drink tap water?
The writer also claims that tap water in Morocco is no more than the bottled variety. I could not find any trace of any such thing. In fact, the government encoura
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.27 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33% Low
- Water Pollution 33% Low
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 67% High
- Water Quality 67% High
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Buraydah, 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.