The jackpot for the Mega Millions® draw tonight, Tuesday, January 12th, is now at a dreamy $625 Million. Not to be outdone, the Powerball® jackpot for Wednesday, January 13th is at $550 Million. This is the highest Powerball jackpot since March 2019, and the second time in the history of both games that Powerball and Mega Millions simultaneously have jackpots above $500 million.
With combined jackpots over $1.175 Billion, these are the highest dueling jackpots since October 2018 when the $1.537 Billion Mega Millions jackpot was hit. What lucky numbers are you playing this week?
If you plan to buy Mega Millions and Powerball tickets, play it safe and purchase your tickets during essential shopping trips. The California Lottery urges players to follow public health guidelines when purchasing Lottery games at authorized retail locations.
Try out Advance Play® and save on trips to the store. Advance Play allows you to play multiple consecutive draws with the same numbers on one playslip, with just one purchase.
Download the California Lottery Official App from the App Store or Google Play to track jackpot amounts, find out draw results and check your ticket to see if you are a winner.
Good luck, California!