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Is Nakuru 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 Nakuru?

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

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Kenya 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 Nakuru.

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

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What is the importance of drinking water in Kenya? It is an important consideration when you are traveling, especially if you''re going on a trip to one of the more remote regions of the country. You''ll need to take a number of steps when it comes to drinking water safety. First, if you''re going to any area where there is no reliable water supply you must carry an adequate supply of bottled water. Second, if there is a good water supply in your town, you will want to make sure that you are familiar with the local drinking water standards.

You may never have to worry about the quality of your tap water in Africa. The lakes and rivers around the country are a safe source of clean, fresh water. However, you should be aware of the risks associated with boating or swimming in these lakes and rivers. Not only can you become seriously ill from unsafe water, but it''s illegal to use them for recreational purposes. In the case of Lake Nakuru, which is fed by the Great Ri

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.77 in USD (1.5-liter)


Nakuru tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 61% High
  • Water Pollution 81% Very High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 39% Low
  • Water Quality 19% Very Low

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