The Powerball jackpot for the Monday, August 8th drawing was estimated at $27.2 million with a cash option of $16 million, according to the Powerball official website.
Here are the Powerball winning numbers for Monday, August 8, 2022
|Draw Date||Winning Numbers||Powerball||Power Play||Estimated Jackpot|
Powerball Double Play Winning Numbers
|Draw Date||Double Play Results||Powerball||Estimated Jackpot|
The Double Play feature gives players in select areas of the United States another chance to match their Powerball numbers in a separate drawing. The Double Play drawing is held after the regular drawing and has a top cash prize of $10 million.
Did anyone win the powerball? – 08/08/22
There was no Powerball jackpot winning numbers match. Hence The Powerball jackpot grew to an estimated $35 million with a cash option of $20.6 million for the following Wednesday, August 10th drawing, according to the Powerball website. However, the total number of winning tickets for this Monday’s drawing was 254,283 across the nation, winning prizes ranging from $4 to $2 million!
The player in Puerto Rico played the Power Play option which led to an additional $1 million being added to their winnings of $2 million.
Powerball is an extremely popular worldwide lottery, played in 45 US states, Washington DC, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands! Powerball drawings are held every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET.
The Double Play add-on feature is available for purchase in 13 lottery jurisdictions: Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, and Washington DC.
Sales cut-off times vary by one to two hours before the drawing, depending on the selling jurisdiction. You do not have to be a U.S. citizen or U.S. resident to play the Powerball.
Here we’ve got the most up-to-date information on the Powerball lottery results to help you determine if you’ve won a cash prize.
Powerball Prize Payouts and Total Number of Winners – Monday, August 8, 2022
|4/5 + Powerball||4||$50,000||$200,000|
|3/5 + Powerball||263||$100||$26,300|
|2/5 + Powerball||5,739||$7||$40,173|
|1/5 + Powerball||45,744||$4||$182,976|
|0/5 + Powerball||125,071||$4||$500,284|
Power Play Prize Payouts and Total Number of Winners – Monday, August 8, 2022
|4/5 + Powerball||0||$100,000||$0|
|3/5 + Powerball||80||$200||$16,000|
|2/5 + Powerball||2,217||$14||$31,038|
|1/5 + Powerball||17,491||$8||$139,928|
|0/5 + Powerball||48,693||$8||$389,544|
Odds of winning Powerball
Approximately 1 in every 24.87 lottery tickets sold are winners. The likelihood of winning the jackpot is 1 in 292,201,338. Approximately 10 people a year who buy Powerball tickets end up becoming millionaires. Players win a prize by matching one of the 9 Ways to Win.
How to play Powerball
- Select five random numbers from 1 to 69 and one Powerball number from 1 to 26.
- Place wagers by asking for a quick pick or by using the powerball play slip. Play slips are available at local lottery retailers.
- Choose the number of times you’d like to play. Each ticket costs $2 per lottery game draw. Powerball can be played up to twelve times (four weeks in advance).
- Select the Power Play® feature (an additional $1 per play per draw) for a chance to multiply winnings.
- Check your lottery ticket for errors before you hand it over to the retailer. Lottery tickets are non-refundable.
- Receive, sign and protect a ticket. A ticket is needed to claim a prize. Playslips may not be valid for prizes.