Can I drink the tap water?

How good is the tap water in Melbourne, Australia ?


274 people said "I love the tap water here", 91 people said "I drink filtered tap water", 59 people said "The tap water is not safe to drink".

All in all, 65% of folks here drink from the tap.



How good is the tap water in all of Australia?


512 people said "I drink filtered tap water", 987 people said "I love the tap water here", 286 people said "The tap water is not safe to drink".

All in all, 55% of folks here drink from the tap.

Tap water by country



How big is our data?


6008

CITIES

178

Countries

36.6K

USERS

16.1K

LOVE TAP WATER

Tap water by city

Looking for other cities in Australia?

Sydney   -  Brisbane   -  Perth   -  Adelaide   -  Canberra   -  Gold Coast   -  Hobart   -  Central Coast   -  Cairns   -  Sunshine Coast   -  Newcastle   -  Wollongong   -  Geelong   -  Launceston   -  Toowoomba   -  Townsville   -  Mandurah   -  Bundaberg   -  Coffs Harbour   -  Mildura   -  Dubbo   -  Kiama   -  Wagga Wagga   -  Burnie - Somerset   -  Darwin   -  

Other resources



How safe is tap water in Melbourne? - Quora   -Steve Manders, lives in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia ... The only danger from Melbourne's tap water is falling into a dam or reservoir when you can't swim.

Tap water - Melbourne Forum - TripAdvisor   -Apr 28, 2017 ... Get Melbourne travel advice on TripAdvisor's Melbourne travel forum. ... But yes all tap water in most populated areas of Australia is drinkable.

Is tap water in Australia drinkable? - Quora   -Other than that, tap water is , in the vast majority of places in Australia, totally safe ... Meanwhile, the tap water in Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra and Melbourne has ...

Water fluoridation in Australia - Wikipedia   -Australia is one of many countries that have water fluoridation programs currently operating (see Fluoridation by country). As of March 2012, artificially fluoridated drinking water is provided for 70% or .... to the drinking water for the Victorian town of Bacchus Marsh in 1962, with Melbourne beginning fluoridation in 1977.

Water supply and sanitation in Australia - Wikipedia   -Some 90% of Melbourne's drinking water comes from uninhabited ... plant in Australia, supplying 30% of Melbourne's water needs, ...

Water in restaurants - Australia Forum - TripAdvisor   -Sep 19, 2011 ... "Bottled" water in Australia refers to Mineral water - still or sparkling. ... My experience with Melbourne tap water was similar to Sydney.

Costs? Bottled water, a coffee etc. - Australia Forum - TripAdvisor   -Answer 1 of 11: Hubby and I are visiting Australia later this month and I'm trying ... to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne) and spending some time in the centre too. .... Yes I will be drinking tap water quite happily, but I will need a bottle to begin ...

Melbourne Water - Wikipedia   -Melbourne Water is a government owned statutory authority that controls much of the water system in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia including the reservoirs, ..... protected areas to drinking water (PDF), World Bank/WWF Alliance for Forest ...

Hard water - Wikipedia   -Hard water is water that has high mineral content Hard water is formed when water percolates through deposits of limestone and chalk which are largely made up of calcium and magnesium carbonates. Hard drinking water may have moderate health benefits, but can pose critical ..... Analysis of water hardness in major Australian cities by the Australian Water ...

Choose Tap - Home | Facebook   -Choose Tap shared South East Water - Melbourne, Australia's post. ... East Water - Melbourne, Australia on board, promoting the benefits of choosing tap to over ...

Hard water - Wikipedia   -Hard water is water that has high mineral content Hard water is formed when water percolates through deposits of limestone and chalk which are largely made up of calcium and magnesium carbonates. Hard drinking water may have moderate health benefits, but can pose critical .... In fact, the United States National Research Council has found that hard ...

Water fluoridation in Australia - Wikipedia   -Australia is one of many countries that have water fluoridation programs currently operating (see Fluoridation by country). As of March 2012, artificially fluoridated drinking water is provided for 70% or more of the population in all states and territories. The acceptance of the benefits of water fluoridation occurred in Australia in .... of Bacchus Marsh in 1962, with Melbourne beginning fluoridation in 1977.

Drinking water quality in the United States - Wikipedia   -Drinking water quality in the United States is generally good. In 2016, over 90 percent of the nation's community water systems were in compliance with all ...

Water supply and sanitation in Australia - Wikipedia   -Some 90% of Melbourne's drinking water comes from uninhabited mountain ash forests high up in the Yarra Ranges east of Melbourne. ... In June 2007, the Victorian State Government announced a new plan to ...

America's Tap Water: Too Much Contamination, Not Enough ...   -May 4, 2017 ... If you live in the United States, there is a nearly one-in-four chance your tap water is either unsafe to drink or has not been properly monitored ...

US tap water: Safe to drink? - TAPP Water   -Jan 4, 2018 ... Most tap water quality provided by local municipaltiies in the United States is of high international standard and healthy and safe to drink.

How much does one cubic meter of tap water cost (on average) in ...   -In the Dedham-Westwood water district just outside of Boston, Massachusetts, 100 cubic feet of water costs $4.43. ... Tap Water · Measurements · Water · The United States of America ... How safe is tap water in Melbourne?

Tap water - Melbourne Forum - TripAdvisor   -Apr 28, 2017 ... There are those that claim Melbourne makes the best beer in the world and the reason given is the quality of the tap water.........perhaps a slight ...

How harmful is it to drink hot or warm water from a kitchen faucet in the   -The lukewarm water from the cold side is probably fine once you clear out the water in the fixture (the small amount in ... The US has pretty safe drinking water.

Can I drink tap water in Florida if need be? - West Palm Beach Forum   -Nov 8, 2009 ... United States.. Report inappropriate ... for Melbourne, Florida ... Have never had a bad time of it because of the water. We use it for coffee ... In Florida, bottled water is often from the state's large natural springs and wellfields.

  -

  -

Why drink tap water?



Looking to download our data?

You can find the latest file here latest.csv (208.5 kb)

Looking for other cities in the world?

Talk about water!