How Do Mosquitoes Make Noise?

Mosquito On A Leaf

Mosquito on a Leaf

What Do Mosquitoes Sound Like?

Adult mosquitoes have thin legs, and females use a mouth part called a “proboscis” to draw blood from humans and animals. They are most active from dusk to dawn, when they can fly up to 14 miles for a meal. Mosquitoes make a whining sound instead of a buzz.

Listen to Mosquito Noises


Protect Your Home From Mosquitoes

Asian Tiger Mosquito Identification & Prevention

Image coming soon

How do Mosquitoes Transmit Malaria?

What is Yellow Fever? | Do Mosquitoes Spread Yellow Fever?

How do Mosquitoes Transmit Zika Virus?

Do Dogs Get Bitten by Mosquitoes? | Get Rid of Mosquitoes

When are Mosquitoes the Most Active in the US?

What Kinds of Light are Mosquitoes Attracted to?

Do Mosquitoes Have Blood of Their Own? | Get Rid of Mosquitoes

What Pests Look Like Mosquitos? | Identify Mosquitos

What do Mosquito Bites Look Like | Mosquito Bite Treatment

Connect with Us

Our customer care team is available for you 24 hours a day.


Find a Branch

Our local Pros are the pest experts in your area.

Get a Personalized Quote

We will help you find the right treatment plan for your home.



Pest ControlTermite ControlPrevent and Protect


Browse All Pests

© 2022 Orkin LLC

Terms of UsePrivacyAccessibility StatementCareers