Is Biskra Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update8:35 am, November 17, 2020

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Biskra?

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

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


Tap Water Biskra Algeria, a town in southern Algeria, is located in the Sahara Desert, on the border with Morocco. The town has a population of around thirty-five thousand people.

The Tap Water Biskra Algeria is one of the largest water-treatment plants of the country. It is part of the government''s national water system. The city provides two kinds of water, municipal and industrial; it is sold for public use. The tap water has the lowest quality of water and is safe to drink.

Water Biskra Algeria, which was built in 1998, is one of the largest water-treatment plants in the country. The water is treated in a high-tech complex.

The treatment of tap water includes the removal of impurities and minerals that may be present in the water. The impurities are removed by using carbon dioxide under pressure, through the use of heat.

The treatment process is conducted at two stages: first, the filtration of the contaminants and then

What Do People In Algeria Think About The Tap Water?

Travelers and residents of Algeria 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 14% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 32% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 86% Very High
  • Water Quality 68% 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.

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