The Powerball jackpot for 08/13/22 was $48 million, and the drawing will take place tonight at 11PM ET.
Keep this page bookmarked and refreshed to see if you have the winning numbers from Wednesday night’s drawing.
Saturday night’s 08/13/22 Powerball jackpot was $48 million, with a cash-value option of $28.2 million. The total jackpot may increase depending on the number of tickets sold across the country prior to the draw.
Last Wednesday (08/10/22) the winning numbers for the $35 million jackpot were: 19-24-35-43-62 with a Powerball of 02. Power play was 10x.
There was no grand prize winner on Wednesday, but a ticket was sold in Missouri that matched the first five white balls, and the game’s second prize for $1 million less than the red Powerball. If he had bought Power Play for an additional $1, his second prize would have been $2 million.
The last grand prize winner for sold out tickets in Vermont was on 06/29/22. The previous winner was 04/27/22 for a $473 million jackpot with a single ticket sold in Arizona. The last grand prize ticket before that was sold on 02/14/22 for a jackpot of $183 million. That ticket was purchased in Connecticut.
The previous grand prize ticket was won on 01/05/22 with a $630 million jackpot. There were two winning tickets—one each in California and Wisconsin—that split the prize.
The previous Powerball grand prize winner was on Saturday 06/05/21 for a jackpot of $286 million. That ticket was sold at Circle’s convenience store in Jacksonville, Florida. The previous Powerball Grand-Prize winner was 03/27/21 for a drawing of $238 million.
At the start of 2020, Powerball had three jackpot winners in four drawings. A ticket sold in Maryland hit the $731.1 million jackpot on Wednesday 01/20/21. The game was reset to a minimum of $20 million on Saturday 01/23/21, which was won, and then another jackpot hit on 01/30/21.
Prior to the previous four winners, the last winning Powerball ticket was sold for a jackpot of $730 million in Maryland on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. It was the fourth largest jackpot in the history of the game. The last winning ticket was sold on August 12, 2020 for a jackpot of $169 million. That ticket was sold out in Florida.
Normally, the game minimum would be reset to $40 million, but the COVID-19 pandemic forced Powerball officials to cut the minimum jackpot in half, starting with the 04/11/20 jackpot.
The last winning ticket was sold on June 10, 2020. The previous winning ticket was purchased for $190 million at the 04/08/20 Jackpot in New Jersey. The previous grand prize won was $70 million in a 02/12/20 drawing with tickets purchased in Michigan. Earlier the grand prize winner was on 01/29/20. That ticket was sold for the grand prize of $394 million at a 7-Eleven store in Bonita Springs, Florida, with a cash option of $274.6 million.
According to Powerball’s website, the odds of hitting the grand prize jackpot are 1 in 292,201,338, regardless of the size of the jackpot.
Powerball is a multi-state lottery played every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday, and is one of the two largest lottery jackpot games in America. Powerball jackpots start at $20 million, and other prize payouts with Power Play range from $1 million to $2 million. Tickets are $2. You can check the numbers tonight, or any previous winning numbers on the official Powerball Website,
There are nine ways to win money during Powerball. Getting a Powerball without any other numbers pays $4, and even more if the Powerplay is purchased for an additional dollar. The same payout goes for a ball plus a Powerball, and $7 is the payout with the Powerball for two correct numbers, or three correct numbers and no Powerball.
If all five white, numbered balls are chosen, but the red Powerball is not correct, the payout is $1 million, with an even higher payout if the Powerplay is chosen.
The other multi-state lottery is Mega Millions, played on Tuesdays and Fridays. Like the Powerball, the jackpot is reset to $20 million after winning the jackpot, and a row of numbers is $2, with a $1 option to multiply your winnings with a Megaplier. This is Mega Millions Website For more information, or to check any possible previous numbers.
Here are the top 10 Powerball jackpot prizes of all time
1. $1.586 billion (01/13/2016)
Winning Tickets Sold in California, Florida and Tennessee
2. $768.4 million (03/27/2019)
Single Ticket Sold in Wisconsin
3. $758.7 million (08/23/2017)
Single Ticket Sold in Massachusetts
4. $730 million – (01/20/2021)
Single ticket sold in Maryland
5. $699.8 million (10/04/2021)
Single ticket sold out in California
6. $687.8 million (10/27/2018)
Two winning tickets were drawn – one each in Iowa and New York
7. $630 million (01/05/2022)
Two winning tickets—one each in California and Wisconsin
8. $590.5 million (05/18/2013)
Single Ticket Sold in Florida
9. $587.5 million (11/28/2012)
Two winning tickets were drawn – one each in Missouri and Arizona
10. $564.1 million (02/11/2015)
Winning Tickets Sold in Texas, North Carolina and Puerto Rico