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Is Hamrun Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Do not Drink :(

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

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Hamrun?

No, tap water is not 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 Hamrun.

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


Tap Water Hamrun Malta is located in the rural hamlet of Hamra. This is one of the more popular tourist destinations in Malta. It is a small town that is only accessible by road. The rest of the buildings and streets are usually constructed using concrete. As you travel through the small town, you can see that the majority of the houses have plastic or paper roofs as a result of lack of financial investment in alternative building materials.

The water coming from your tap is not safe to drink on its own. That''s why you need a system to purify it. The water from your faucet could be very impure since the contaminants and sediments that may be present may have been sitting in it for days. Tap water will not typically have any disinfecting agents like chlorine. Therefore, the water you are drinking contains an increased level of bacteria.

Even if there are safety measures in place at the municipality offices such as the water filter plant, when it comes

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.75 in USD (1.5-liter)


Hamrun tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 94% Very High
  • Water Pollution 69% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 6% Very Low
  • Water Quality 31% Low

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