Latest Result

Wednesday 31 May 2023
  • 4
  • 14
  • 27
  • 29
  • 40
  • 2
Jackpot
$1,725,000


Winning Numbers

The Most Common Drawn Megabucks Plus Numbers
32
Drawn 74 times
26 Days ago
06 May 2023
16
Drawn 71 times
36 Days ago
26 Apr 2023
21
Drawn 70 times
12 Days ago
20 May 2023
38
Drawn 70 times
5 Days ago
27 May 2023
20
Drawn 69 times
22 Days ago
10 May 2023
4
Drawn 94 times
19 Days ago
13 May 2023
The Least Often Drawn Megabucks Plus Numbers
6
Drawn 47 times
96 Days ago
25 Feb 2023
10
Drawn 48 times
57 Days ago
05 Apr 2023
30
Drawn 48 times
5 Days ago
27 May 2023
5
Drawn 49 times
19 Days ago
13 May 2023
15
Drawn 49 times
5 Days ago
27 May 2023
6
Drawn 73 times
26 Days ago
06 May 2023
The statistics are generated from 2018 to the latest draw


Megabucks Plus

Megabucks is a tri-state lottery operated in Vermont, Maine and New Hampshire.

Draws are held twice weekly on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 19:59 local time, with ticket sales ending at 19:50 local time and resuming immediately afterward. 

Tickets cost $2.00.

To play, choose five main numbers from 1 to 41 and a Megaball number from 1 to 6. Players can go for a Quick Pick for a full set of randomly generated numbers or can Quick Pick the main numbers or Megaball number only.

Advance Play is available for up to 20 draws at a time.

Jackpot

Megabucks has a minimum guaranteed jackpot of $1 million.

This is a rollover lottery with no caps.

The biggest ever winning Megabucks jackpot was $12.5 million in March 2014.

Odds and Prizes

The odds of winning the Megabucks jackpot are 1 in 4,496,388.

There are nine different prize tiers, with overall odds of winning a prize at 1 in 6.

Prize category Numbers Matched Winning Odds Winning Odds %
1 5, plus Megaball 1 in 4,496,388 0.00002
2 5 1 in 899,278 0.0001
3 4, plus Megaball 1 in 24,980 0.004
4 4 1 in 4,996 0.02
5 3, plus Megaball 1 in 714 0.14
6 3 1 in 143 0.7
7 2, plus Megaball 1 in 63 1.59
8 2 1 in 13 7.7
9 1, plus Megaball 1 in 15 6.67

Payout and Taxes

The Megabucks jackpot can be paid out as a cash lump sum or in annual instalments, with jackpot winners having 60 days from the date of the draw to make a decision. If the state lottery is not notified in time, the prize will default to annual payments.

Players have up to one year to claim prizes.

All US lottery winnings over $600 are reported to the Inland Revenue Service, with prizes over $5,000 having 25% deducted for federal tax. 

Players in Vermont pay an additional 6% in state tax, while players in Maine pay 5%, with lottery prizes in New Hampshire being tax free.

Who Can Play Megabucks?

Players must be at least 18 years of age to buy a Megabucks ticket.

Tickets are sold at authorized lottery outlets across Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.

Megabucks is currently not available outside the three participating states, nor overseas via Lottery Agent websites.

History of Megabucks

Launched in 1985, Megabucks was the first multi-jurisdictional lottery in the United States. The game became known as Megabucks Plus in Maine in 2009, with the ticket price increasing from $1.00 to $2.00 in all three states.