Draw Days: Wednesday, Saturday
Overall Winning Odds: 1:16
Playing Format: 6/47
Starting Jackpot: €2 million
Jackpot Record: €18,900,000 (2008)
The game dates back to 1987 and employs a simple 6/47 draw format, guaranteeing excellent winning chances for players with its 7 prize categories. Top prizes start at 2 million euros, while the unlimited rollovers often create truly life-changing jackpot amounts.
Ireland’s national lottery’s jackpot record was set in 2008 – almost 19 million euros. How great is that!? Surely though it’s time for a new one, so get your Irish Lotto Numbers or Join a Syndicate, and let Lady Luck do the rest – she likes that country, you know!
Want to know when is the next Irish Lotto Draw? Draws take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays and we make sure you know the winning numbers right after they are officially announced. Make sure you get your tickets with your lucky numbers on time – we want to be the ones informing you about that huge prize you just won!
Our users have one major advantage over regular lotto players – they can approach the game with a strategic advantage, as one of our favorite features is the lotto Statistics we offer, where players can see the least and most frequently drawn numbers.
For 2016 in Irish Lotto the “hot” numbers are 10,27,42,15, 4 and 2, while 36, 13, 24, 26, 33 and 39 haven’t shown up as frequently. Check out the useful Strategies Page to make sure you know how to play the lottery the smart way.
You can check the most frequently drawn winning numbers in Irish Lotto’s history anytime and choose your best and most promising combinations. Use the frequency chart tool on our lottery Statistics Page to create your own tactic and decide how to play.