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Is Niamey 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 Niamey?

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

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Niger 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 Niamey.

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

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If you are wondering about the quality of the water you are drinking, you may want to know if you can drink tap water from Niamey Canaverniger? This is the town that is located in the northern part of Niger. There are some people who are concerned about the water quality in Niamey Canaverniger. They believe that it could be contaminated with lead that has been leached into the water.

The drinking water from the local water treatment plant is chlorinated and this is what is used to treat Niamey''s water. However, when it is brought to the town, it is still not completely clean. There is a good chance that there may be lead in the drinking water that was distributed to Niamey.

The water in Niamey is not necessarily contaminated with any hazardous chemicals. However, some people believe that the presence of lead could be an issue. Lead is a metal that is commonly found in the environment. It can be found in old mines, old pipes, old lead paint, and even


Niamey tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 83% Very High
  • Water Pollution 100% Very High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 17% Very Low
  • Water Quality 0% Very Low

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