Is Oran Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update8:35 am, November 17, 2020

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.26 in USD (1.5-liter)

Can You Drink Tap Water in Oran?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

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 Oran water quality.


When you are reading a news article about tap water pollution in Orannegrahia, Nigeria, it is very easy to become confused. The government and international agencies claim that they are concerned about the pollution of tap water in Orannegrahia, but how do we know whether they are telling the truth?

Well, there is no denying that Norwegian authorities have been taking quite a keen interest in the pollution problem that has plagued their country for some years. They have been trying to work out whether there was any possible correlation between Norwegian oil spills and the pollution in the Niger delta, where many communities are relying on wells for their drinking water.

One of the biggest concerns that Norwegian authorities have had was whether the contamination of drinking water could be due to a spill or leak in an oil pipeline. The pipeline was actually damaged in the early nineties, although Norwegian oil spills have not been common in this part o

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 55% Moderate
  • Water Pollution 50% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 45% Moderate
  • Water Quality 50% 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.

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