The Mega Millions estimated jackpot swells to $306 million for Tuesday, Aug. 31, with a $221 million cash option.
Winning Mega Millions numbers Aug. 31
Mega Millions draws every Tuesday and Friday around 11:15 p.m. ET. Check below for tonight’s winning numbers.
The Aug. 31 winning numbers are:
Winning numbers: 8 – 14 – 31 – 58 – 68
Mega Ball: 15
Big winners for Aug. 27
The last drawing for the Mega Millions on Friday, Aug. 27, had winning numbers of 1 – 10 – 44 – 47 – 56 with a gold Mega Ball of 23. A trio of new second-place winners was crowned as a result of the Friday drawing.
In California, although a Match 5 winner is typically worth $1 million, the winner of this ticket won a prize worth $184,864. Remember that in California, the prize amounts are on a pari-mutuel basis meaning that ticket sales within CA determine the amounts of winnings.
Additionally, another Match 5 winner results in Louisiana. Finally, a ticket sold matching all five white balls with a Megaplier option sold in Texas. As a reminder, the Megaplier drawn was 3x. Therefore, the prize in Texas is worth $3 million.
Buy lottery online
Also, here in Pennsylvania, you can buy lottery tickets through the PA online lottery. As a new player, you receive real dollars in Free Play plus a deposit match bonus. Additional incentives also include daily promotions with fun and exciting lottery games as well.
Finally, there are other states where online lottery is available:
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
Win or lose, remember that the lottery is for your entertainment only. Please play responsibly.