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Can You Drink Tap Water in Khmelnytskyi?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Khmelnytskyi, Ukraine.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Ukraine 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 Khmelnytskyi.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Ukraine, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
Recent events have brought the spotlight on Khmelnytskyi, a town in southern Ukraine that until recently was considered one of the best places in the world to get clean drinking water. The problem however, was that no one really knew where to get the clean drinking water that they needed. That is until recently.
In late 2020, a new pipeline was built that will enable the town to receive fresh, clean drinking water from nearby towns and cities. Water has become an important issue in Khmelnytskyi as the surrounding countryside is affected by contaminated agricultural fields. Farmers blame the contaminated soil for disease and deaths that have occurred in the last several years. Water is the key way that farmers and their families have fought back against the contaminated soil.
For many people in Khmelnytskyi, clean drinking water is not a remote possibility. The tap water that comes from their taps is usually not fit to drink. There are always impuritie
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.52 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58% Moderate
- Water Pollution 61% High
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 42% Moderate
- Water Quality 39% Low
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Khmelnytskyi, 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.