Is Batangas Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.78 in USD (1.5-liter)

User Submitted Ratings for Batangas Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20% Low
  • Water Pollution 48% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 80% Very High
  • Water Quality 52% Moderate

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

Can You Drink Tap Water in Batangas?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

According to WHO data, 94% of Philippines cities/towns and rural areas have access to improved water sources, that are available when needed.


In the rural communities of the Philippines, many people depend on bananas for their basic living needs. People depend largely on what they can get from their well water. They do not think that they can get much more from their tap water besides what it already brings to them. In a country where the quality and safety of our water are always a big issue, these people are greatly affected especially when they use tap water to take a bath, wash, cook, and even for drinking purposes.

Tap water from streams, rivers, and lakes, that are known to be clean and pure, just doesn''t cut it in the Philippines. It''s sad to know, but there are many people out there who still think that pure and clean water comes from their faucets and toilets. These people need to wake up and realize that the only way to have pure and safe tap water is by using a filtration system. That way, the harmful elements from pathogens in the soil and water are trapped inside the machine, where they w


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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