Cicadas in Delaware

Cicadas come out in Delaware when soil temperatures reach 64 degrees. So you are likely to see them in late April or early May. The 17-year cicadas of the state mostly belong to brood X, one of the biggest broods of periodical cicadas.

Types of Cicadas in Delaware

  • 17-Year Cicada
  • Northern Dusk Singing Cicada
  • Dog-day Cicada
  • Linne’s Cicada
  • Dark Lyric Cicada
  • Lyric Cicada
  • Swamp Cicada
  • Say’s Cicada