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Can You Drink Tap Water in Kurgan?
We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Kurgan, Russia.
However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Russia 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 Kurgan.
To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Russia, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.
I''ve been to Kurgan, located in the foothills of the North Caspian Mountains in Russia, several times and the answer is simple. It''s hard to find any trace of drinking water from taps there. My flights were cancelled and my hotel was forced to provide bottled water for the duration of my trip. Fortunately, I had access to an online purifier that has consistently delivered clean, fresh tasting water in an incredibly cost effective manner.
The first time I was there was a strange experience. My room was adjacent to another that was fully furnished with beautiful Rugs. I was ushered into the other room while the owner was preparing dinner. The sight of fresh cut wood in a traditional Russian fashion was very comforting, yet there was no homely taste to the odor that emanated from the room that I couldn''t identify. I asked the owner if he could bring in a better quality of carpet. He replied by pointing at the fresh cut wood mounted on the wall - apparently he wasn
The estimated price of bottled water
$0.77 in USD (1.5-liter)
USER SUBMITTED RATINGS
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 45% Moderate
- Water Pollution 53% Moderate
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 55% Moderate
- Water Quality 47% Moderate
The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Kurgan, 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.