Draw Days: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday
Overall Winning Odds: 1:16
Playing Format: 5/49 + 1/10
Starting Jackpot: €2 million
Jackpot Record: €24 million (2011)
The French Lotto (France Lotto) has been around since 1976 and is known as one of the best lotteries worldwide. Why? It’s very simple – French Lotto has some of the best winning chances with it’s 5/49 plus 1/10 format, 3 weekly draws and 6 prize levels. Add a guaranteed starting jackpot of €2,000,000 EUR and it’s easy to see why this lotto is a nationwide favorite.
The record jackpot in French Lotto is €24,000,000 EUR – a great result for a national lottery with winning odds this good. Make sure you enter draws on time.
There are 3 weekly French Lotto draws – on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday, guaranteeing plenty of winning opportunities. You will also be able to see the winning numbers straight after the draws finish, so make sure you check here frequently for the latest results – you might be the next French Lotto millionaire!
Being the generous game it is, winning a prize in French Lotto is not so difficult thanks to the great odds it offers, but you can still try to increase your chances for a jackpot win with a little help from Statistics. The most frequently drawn numbers in 2016 have been 44, 36, 29, 26, 19, and extra number 10, while 32, 37, 6, 9,16 and extra number 8 are the “cold” numbers in French Lotto.