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Is Kiel 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 Kiel?

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 Kiel.

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


German scientists have recently come up with a new filter that could revolutionize the way we drink our water in this country. It uses a tiny magnetic probe to filter out impurities, and the device can be attached directly to the faucet. If you are drinking tap water right now, then chances are it contains some level of E-coli bacteria. Scientists believe that this bacteria is the cause of some illnesses that people are experiencing. So, if you want to get the water to be as clean as your glass of soda, then there are some things you can do to make it happen.

First of all, you need to know your tap water quality. You can easily check it with a simple test kit. Just take one of your regular bathroom showers, and then add about two tablespoons of the test strip into the water. After a minute or so, you should see a color change that indicates the presence of the colorants.

The problem is that most cities disinfect their water with chlorine. While chlori

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.36 in USD (1.5-liter)


Kiel tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 25% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 94% Very High
  • Water Quality 75% High

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