The estimated price of bottled water
N/A in USD (1.5-liter)
Can you drink the tap water in Equatorial Guinea?
The US Center for Disease Control's travel advisory recommends avoiding tap water and drinking bottled or disinfected water in Equatorial Guinea (source). Like all countries though, water accessibility, sanitation, and treatment vary widely from location to location, so we encourage looking for specific city information.
What do people in Equatorial Guinea think about the tap water?
The tap water is not potable. Bottled water is available everywhere in 500mL and 1.5L bottles.
How do People In Equatorial Guinea Rate The Tap Water?
Travellers and residents of Equatorial Guinea 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.
Tap water ratings
- Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 57% Moderate
- Water Pollution 43% Moderate
- Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 43% Moderate
- Water Quality 57% Moderate
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.