Lotto – New York Lottery

By Milo Cruz
Last Updated: July 9, 2019
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Lotto Results and Winning Numbers - New York Lottery (NY)
Winning Numbers
Regular Numbers
25
31
34
42
49
53
Bonus
44
Draw Date
Jackpot
$8,900,000
Regular Numbers
25
31
34
42
49
53
Bonus
44
Draw Date
Jackpot
$8,600,000
Regular Numbers
01
02
33
38
48
55
Bonus
21
Draw Date
Jackpot
$8,600,000

Lotto New York Hot and Cold Numbers

Hot Numbers

Regular Balls
14
12 Times
21
11 Times
47
9 Times
7
9 Times
25
8 Times
27
8 Times
12
8 Times
2
8 Times
34
8 Times
48
8 Times
3
7 Times
20
7 Times
37
7 Times
24
7 Times
4
7 Times
51
6 Times
53
6 Times
49
6 Times
58
6 Times
26
6 Times
31
6 Times
5
5 Times
19
5 Times
36
5 Times
Bonus
52
5 Times
6
5 Times
44
2 Times
58
2 Times
38
2 Times
12
2 Times
51
2 Times
25
2 Times
42
2 Times
9
2 Times
55
2 Times
35
2 Times
31
2 Times
23
2 Times
26
2 Times
21
2 Times
16
2 Times
33
2 Times
57
1 Times

Cold Numbers

Regular Balls
45
0 Times
35
0 Times
13
0 Times
11
0 Times
10
0 Times
52
1 Times
50
2 Times
30
2 Times
9
2 Times
8
2 Times
54
2 Times
29
2 Times
18
2 Times
40
2 Times
28
2 Times
46
2 Times
56
2 Times
33
2 Times
16
2 Times
41
2 Times
17
2 Times
1
2 Times
6
3 Times
59
3 Times
42
4 Times
15
4 Times
44
4 Times
22
4 Times
23
4 Times
43
4 Times
38
4 Times
55
4 Times
57
4 Times
39
4 Times
32
4 Times
Bonus
59
0 Times
37
0 Times
18
0 Times
19
0 Times
20
0 Times
22
0 Times
24
0 Times
27
0 Times
28
0 Times
29
0 Times
30
0 Times
32
0 Times
34
0 Times
36
0 Times
39
0 Times
15
0 Times
40
0 Times
41
0 Times
43
0 Times
45
0 Times
46
0 Times
47
0 Times
48
0 Times
49
0 Times
50
0 Times
53
0 Times
54
0 Times
56
0 Times
17
0 Times
14
0 Times
2
0 Times
13
0 Times
11
0 Times
10
0 Times
8
0 Times
7
0 Times
5
0 Times
4
0 Times
3
0 Times
1
0 Times

Though maybe not as popular as it was back in its glory days, New York Lotto is still arguably one of New York’s biggest games. It is, after all, the state’s only lottery that features a rolling jackpot.

New York NY Lotto logo

New York Lotto Drawing Schedule

New York Lotto drawings are held twice a week, every Wednesday and Saturday at 11:21 PM EST. Draws close at 11:20 PM, so be sure to purchase your tickets early.

New York Lotto Payout and Mechanics

New York Lotto features a 6/59 matrix, which means that players must pick 6 numbers between 1 to 59 to play. Rules are simple: if you match all 6 numbers you picked with the official draw numbers, you win the jackpot.

Additionally, a seventh, bonus number is drawn to determine the second prize-winner(s) There are five prize tiers in total.

New York Lotto Payouts and Odds

New York Lotto doesn’t feature any fixed prize amounts. Instead, each prize tier represents a percentage of the total prize pool, which is 40% of the total revenues from New York Lotto ticket sales.

The grand prize, or jackpot, starts at $2 million and increases by $300,000 each draw until someone wins it. Below is a rundown of each prize tier, their corresponding allocation from the prize pool, and your chances of winning:

Numbers MatchedPrizeOdds
6Jackpot: 75% of prize pool1 in 22,528,737
5 + Bonus2nd Prize: 7.25% of prize pool1 in 3,754,790
53rd Prize: 5.50% of prize pool1 in 72,208
44th Prize: 6.25% of prize pool1 in 1,090
35th Prize: 6% of prize pool1 in 48

Overall odds of winning a prize: 1 in 46.02

New York Lotto Prize Claiming

All winning ticket-holders have up to a year until after the draw date to claim their prize.

Claiming prizes below $600 can be done directly with any licensed lottery retailer. For prizes that go above this amount, you must visit any of the customer service centers or mail your claim to their office.

If you win the top prize, you can choose between a lump sum or annuity payments. Annuity payments are paid out over 26 years.

New York Lotto Facts

  • New York Lotto first began in 1978.
  • The game used to offer bigger prizes, with a $3 million minimum jackpot and $500,000 rollovers.