The Powerball jackpot only continues rising as we head for the new year!
For Wednesday, Dec. 30, the Powerball estimated jackpot has climbed to $363 million, with a $279.2 million cash payout.
Winning Powerball numbers for Wednesday, Dec. 30
Powerball drawings occur on Wednesdays and Saturdays after 11 p.m. EST. The winning numbers for tonight will be posted below.
Winning numbers: 3 – 43 – 45 – 61 – 65 Powerball: 14
Five big Powerball winners for Dec. 26
Certainly, the excitement and interest in Powerball is only growing — even more so when you realize that this is the biggest Powerball jackpot since last January.
The winning numbers for Dec. 26 were 10 – 24 – 27 – 35 – 53, and the Powerball was 18. Five winning tickets yielded millionaire winners. Three winners — from Florida, North Carolina and Texas — won $1 million each by matching all five white balls.
Another two winners from Kentucky and Texas matched all five numbers and added on the $1 Power Play option. The Power Play multiplier for this drawing was 2X. Thus, these two tickets won $2 million each.
According to the Powerball Consortium, approximately 942,000 tickets were winners in the Dec. 26 drawing.
Seven 2020 Powerball jackpots
Certainly, 2020 has been the year of winning Powerball jackpots, with seven winners:
- $369 million in Florida on Jan. 29
- $70 million in Michigan on Feb. 12
- $190 million in New Jersey on Apr. 8
- $136.4 million in West Virginia on June 3
- $22 million in Wisconsin on June 10
- $168.5 million in Florida on Aug. 12
- $94.8 million in New York on Sept. 16
Powerball online tickets
The PA online lottery offers Powerball tickets plus other lottery games direct on your mobile device or desktop.
Also, there are other states that allow online lottery ticket sales:
- New York
- New Hampshire
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
Please play responsibly and stay safe this holiday season.