Is Loei Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update11:27 pm, November 17, 2020

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Loei?

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

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


Craft beer lovers will be amazed to find hand crafted brews this far from Bangkok. Outlaw Brewing is located along the water (Kut Pong) in Loei City. They brew several hopped up American IPAs , ales, and wheat beers. Their tap list rotates so check their Facebook page for updated beers being served. Bottled beer is available both from Outlaw and from many well known craft breweries abroad. Outlaw Brewing is a small bar and easy to miss so look for the Chinese temple and you are close. Jo Beer, situated along the Mekong River in Chiang Khan (soi 3), has a chocolate stout that must be tried, as well as a weizen and several ales. Located along the bank of the Mekong River, it's a great place to take in the view over a few cold ones.

What Do People In Thailand Think About The Tap Water?

Travelers and residents of Thailand 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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