|Safe to drink?||Yes||The estimated price of bottled water in USD(1.5-liter)||$0.85|
Can You Drink Tap Water in Graz?
Yes, tap water is drinkable.
According to WHO data, 99% of Austria cities/towns and rural areas have access to improved water sources, that are available when needed.
Graz has a lot of cafés all around the town, very concentrated in the city center and university district and you get tasty coffee almost everywhere. Prices are the same in most cafes, they just get slightly more expensive in Herrengasse or on Schlossberg. The most common coffee beverages are a "Verlängerter" (a small Americano with milk; 2,20-2,40€), a "Cappuccino" (2,40-2,60€), a Café Latte (coffee with lots of steamed milk; 2,60-2,90€). It is common that you get a glass of tap water to your coffee, if not don't hesitate to ask for it.
Tap water by country
- Water Quality Rating:
- < 20%
- 20% - 39%
- 40% - 59%
- 60% - 79%
- 80% - 100%
What Do People In Graz Think About The Tap Water?
Travelers and residents of Graz 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||18%||Very Low|
|Water Pollution||19%||Very Low|
|Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility||82%||Very High|
|Water Quality||81%||Very High|
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.
Check tap water safety for other cities in Austria
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