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Is Temuco 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 Temuco?

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 Temuco.

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

In general, tap water in Temuco Chile is safe to drink.

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The company leads the water treatment sector through its design, construction, and operation of drink treatment plants, wastewater treatment plants, reverse osmosis desalination plants, and tertiary treatments for water reuse. It’s reinforced its concentrate on services for cities.

ACCIONA deploys its Business as an Unusual approach to designing water infrastructure, which will tackle the most water challenges and ensure the availability and sustainable management of this resource in every corner of the earth. One-third of the water it treats is in water-scarce countries.

To this end, it explores innovative solutions. It applies the newest water treatment technologies while also specializing in the sector’s digitalization, which it considers essential to deliver more efficient and sustainable water treatment processes. Water management processes to confirm compliance with Global Goal 6 “Clean water and sanitation.”

The water from Temuco, Chile, in the main comes from surface water.

A formation at intervals the Cautín stream flows towards the Intermediate Depression throughout non-consolidated materials fashioned in the main by deposit deposits. Throughout this region, the formation is close to the surface, reaching a depth of six meters, as measured by the DGA well in Lautaro. From Lautaro on, the foremost formation is split into 2 parts: one in each of them follows the Quillén and Quino rivers (in the northern part). In contrast, the alternative one follows the direction of the Cautín stream (southern direction).

The latter close to Temuco turns into the coast, change of integrity the jap formation that flows parallel to the Quepe stream. Close Nueva Imperial, the aquifers coming back from north and east, flowing close to the Imperial stream throughout Paleozoic era rocks of near-zero permeableness, up to the mouth in Puerto Saavedra. This last part of the formation is characterized by Associate in Nursing’s occasional depth of H2O level and wells’ high productivity.

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.23 in USD (1.5-liter)


Temuco tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 7% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 29% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 93% Very High
  • Water Quality 71% High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Temuco, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

Related FAQS


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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