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Is San Pedro Sula Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Do not Drink :(

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

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Can You Drink Tap Water in San Pedro Sula?

No, tap water is not 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 San Pedro Sula.

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


Do you know the real answer to the question of "Can you drink tap water in San Pedro Sula Hondurrias?" The answer is no! The water is polluted and contaminated with bacteria and other toxins that can cause serious health issues.

When drinking water from San Pedro Sula Honduras, you are doing a major disservice to yourself and to your family. You should learn more about the problems that are occurring with this water before you drink it.

It is important to note that there is a long history of drinking tap water from San Pedro Sula Honduras. This history is what prompted this article. When they drank water that was considered "pure," they were more likely to live longer.

When you buy bottled water in San Pedro Sula Honduras, you will notice that it is not potable water. What this means is that it is not fit for human consumption.

You should read the label on the bottles, especially if they state that the water is potable, as th

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.98 in USD (1.5-liter)


San Pedro Sula tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 68% High
  • Water Pollution 68% High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 32% Low
  • Water Quality 32% Low

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