Some people ask us if the sea water in Nerja is suitable for swimming. On the official government website you can see the samples and the quality of the water online.
Nerja obtains numerous Blue Flags every year in recognition of the good beaches and the services it offers. You can see the blue flag beaches of Nerja here.
Is the water suitable for bathing?
When we talk about water. We are talking sea water. There are rumors about the quality of the waters in Nerja. Every year the beaches of Nerja are subjected to thorough quality tests. Water samples are analyzed by the Ministry of Health. And you can see the details on the official website.
Can I find out the quality of the bathing water at the beach I normally go to?
The quality of the bathing water can be consulted at NÁYADE. Will open in a new window -citizen access-, where you can obtain the individual analytical results and their health assessment for the current bathing season of each bathing water. introduced by the Autonomous Communities (CCAA) in Náyade (National Bathing Water Information System). Once the bathing area has been chosen through the interactive map that you want to consult, select the “Current year sampling” tab where all the samplings will appear with their results entered so far in the application.
SAMPLING POINT: BURRIANA BEACH
Date Take Escherichia coli Enterococcus Observations
09/20/2021 70 CFU/100 mL 4 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing
09/06/2021 13 CFU/100 mL 10 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing
08/23/2021 63 CFU/100 mL 27 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing
08/02/2021 20 CFU/100 mL 4 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing
07/19/2021 4 CFU/100 mL 4 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing
07/05/2021 4 CFU/100 mL 0 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing
06/21/2021 10 CFU/100 mL 4 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing
06/07/2021 36 CFU/100 mL 7 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing
05/17/2021 0 CFU/100 mL 0 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing
09/21/2020 10 CFU/100 mL 4 CFU/100 mL Area suitable for bathing