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Is Halmstad 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 Halmstad?

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 Halmstad.

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


Tap Water Halmstad in Sweden is not as safe as the waters in the rest of Europe. The municipality in Halmstad has decided to build a new treatment facility, which should improve the quality of the municipal tap water. This is part of the European water safety regulation requiring municipalities to improve the quality of their public supply.

It is important to note that bacteria from water can easily travel to other bodies of water and be carried by animals or humans through the water. Animals can also transport the bacteria by eating or drinking animal products such as meat from infected cows. Human consumption of bacteria in the tap can cause serious illness due to the large number of different types of bacteria. Bacteria can also become resistant to common disinfection methods, which is a threat to human safety.

Tap Water Halmstad in Sweden has already implemented a disinfection method that uses chemicals to kill bacteria. In the past, they used wat

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.27 in USD (1.5-liter)


Halmstad tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 7% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 25% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 100% Very High
  • Water Quality 75% High

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