Is Timbuktu Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update10:47 am, May 28, 2020

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Timbuktu?

Currently, there is no available public data about water quality in Timbuktu. But the average water quality in Mali is 68%.

There was no general information available in WHO data about safely managed drinking water in Mali. You may check the rate of travelers and residents of Timbuktu water quality.

What Do People In Mali Think About The Tap Water?

Travelers and residents of Mali 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.

Reminder

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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