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Can You Drink Tap Water in Karlovac?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Karlovac, Croatia.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Croatia 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 Karlovac.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Croatia, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Do you know that drinking water in Croatia is much different from the quality supplied by tap water? Well, that is certainly a fact. Croatia''s drinking water contains certain standards set by the government but because of political turmoil, the standards have been lowered. This article will explain why you should be very careful about the water you are drinking.
The government has set certain standards that must be met in order to drink safe water. However, there was a period during which only agricultural lands were granted with adequate quantities of pure drinking water. Now, all over the Croatia countryside, people are able to enjoy improved water quality and this includes urban centers too. But there are many ways you can check if your tap water is up to the mark or not. These are some examples of tips to help you identify whether you have unfiltered water:
Does the water taste like raw eggs? If the water smells or even tastes like raw eggs then
The estimated price of bottled water
$1.39 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13% Very Low
- Water Pollution 25% Low
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 87% Very High
- Water Quality 75% High
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Karlovac, 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.