Is Ratnapura Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

User Submitted Ratings for Ratnapura Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 36% Low
  • Water Pollution 59% Moderate
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 64% High
  • Water Quality 41% Moderate

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

Can You Drink Tap Water in Ratnapura?

We don't have enough information to make a specific recommendation about the safety of drinking tap water in Ratnapura, Sri Lanka.

However, based on information from nearby locations, the average water score in Sri Lanka is a 41 out of 100.

According to WHO data, 89% of Sri Lanka cities/towns and rural areas have access to improved water sources, that are available when needed.

Click here to check out the water quality for Sri Lanka


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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