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Is Kilkenny Tap Water Safe To Drink?

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

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Kilkenny?

We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Kilkenny, Ireland.

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Ireland 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 Kilkenny.

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

Click here to check out the water quality for Ireland


Have you ever been to Kilkenny and found that tap water was of a far higher quality than what you would expect? Well, that''s not necessarily the case. The town has long been renowned as one of the best places in Ireland where you can get quality tap water. In fact, it is often said that Kilkenny is the leading tourist destination for tap water purification in all of Europe. In this article, we will take a look at some of the reasons why this claim is actually true.

Tap Water Kilkenny, is located in County Down. The area around the town actually has some of the cleanest and purest tap water in all of Ireland. This is because the water has been filtered through several different methods, and then went through a purifying process. Of course, not all of the water that leaves the town has been purified. However, if you were to go out of your way to find such water, you would most likely come across some extremely high quality water.

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The estimated price of bottled water

$1.43 in USD (1.5-liter)


Kilkenny tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27% Low
  • Water Pollution 36% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 73% High
  • Water Quality 64% High

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