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Is Napier 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 Napier?

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 Napier.

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


The city of Napier in New Zealand is one of the major tourist attractions. The city is located on the east coast of New Zealand and has a population of around two million people, making it one of the fastest growing cities of the country.

When you visit Napier, you will be provided with tap water purifiers to use at home. These are both effective means to get clean and healthy water for drinking. This means that you won''t have to worry about drinking contaminated water.

There are many areas where tap water is unsafe to drink. These areas include areas where there is an increase in contamination with bacteria. These bacteria are often found in raw fish and in drinking water from wells and other sources. You may also want to avoid water that comes from lakes and rivers because many of them are treated.

If you wish to find out the quality of the tap water in your area, you can go online and use an online search engine to see if there is a w

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.37 in USD (1.5-liter)


Napier tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 29% Low
  • Water Pollution 50% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 71% High
  • Water Quality 50% Moderate

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