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Is Cotonou Tap Water Safe To Drink?

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

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Cotonou?

We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Cotonou, Benin.

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Benin 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 Cotonou.

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

Click here to check out the water quality for Benin


Cotonou is a city in the northern region of Nigeria. It is a city that is located on the banks of Cotonou River. The city is known for it''s natural scenic beauty and African culture. This makes Cotonou an ideal city for tourists. In addition, many people from around the world travel to Cotonou to experience its natural beauty and African culture. As a result, there are many quality tap water brands available in the area.

Some of the best quality tap water brands in Cotonou include Mosquito Mountain, Enagic, City of Cotonou, Toumaalo and many more. These companies install the best quality filtration systems and appliances to ensure that you enjoy clean, quality drinking water at homes and offices. They also provide safe drinking water for people who visit their establishments.

There have been reports of different contaminants in tap water around the world. In Cotonou, these contaminants are said to be very rare. The reason why there is very little or

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.83 in USD (1.5-liter)


Cotonou tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 88% Very High
  • Water Pollution 75% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 13% Very Low
  • Water Quality 25% Low

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