|Safe to drink?||No||The estimated price of bottled water in USD(1.5-liter)||$1.16|
Can You Drink Tap Water in Bujumbura?
Currently, there is no available public data about water quality in Bujumbura. But the average water quality in Burundi is 0%.
According to WHO data, 61% of Burundi cities/towns and rural areas have access to improved water sources, that are available when needed.
World Health Organization with Safely Managed Drinking Water Services Map
How Do People In Bujumbura Rate The Water?
Travelers and residents of Bujumbura have rated the water quality and pollution as follows, according to subjective survey data.
A score of 100% is considered very high, and a score of 0% is very low. Please be cautious that "moderate to very high" water pollution is bad and the higher the rate of water quality the better.
|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|
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.