Back in time for the second inaugural Monday drawing, the Powerball estimated jackpot hits $332 million with a cash value of $240 million for Aug. 30.
As August winds down, it certainly seems that the increased popularity of Powerball has brought a bevy of second-place winners:
- Match 5 + Power Play $2 million from South Dakota
- Match 5 Winners from Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, New Mexico.
Powerball numbers Monday, Aug. 30
Powerball drawings happen three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays at 11:15 p.m. ET. After the official drawing results, the winning numbers are available below.
Winning numbers: 3 – 15 – 45 – 51 – 61
The hunt is on for the NM winner
So, according to the Powerball results, there was a New Mexico winner that won a big second-place prize. As a reminder, the winning numbers for Aug. 28 were 12 – 22 – 26 – 46 – 59 and a Powerball of 26.
So, why the big rush to find the NM winner? Well, in the state of New Mexico, you only have ninety days to claim the prize. In other states like Pennsylvania, you have one full year from the date of the drawing to claim your prize.
Try out Powerball online tonight
Also, here in Pennsylvania, you can buy Powerball tickets online. The state-run PA online lottery also offers a free $20 just for signing up with no deposit needed. Finally, there is also a deposit match bonus up to $500 for your first deposit.
Besides PA, there are other states where lottery is available online:
- New York
- New Hampshire
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
Please play responsibly.