USA Mega Millions
Available online to residents in South Africa, the USA Mega Millions game offers jackpots that have previously reached jaw-dropping amounts of more than $1.5 billion (approximately R23.1 billion).
There's two chances to win each week, with draws taking place every Tuesday and Friday evening. What's more, there are nine different prize divisions on offer, so there's plenty of chances to win one of the huge prizes available in this big money game.
Predictions for the next USA Mega Millions draw
ZA.National-Lottery.com has analysed the statistics from all previous Mega Millions draws to provide the following predictions for the upcoming game.
Please note that these predicted numbers are in no way guaranteed to win you a prize in the USA Mega Millions game or any other lottery. The predictions shown are the result of statistical analysis based on previous drawings.
How to Play Mega Millions from South Africa
Playing Mega Millions online in South Africa is fast, secure and simple. Initial account registration takes just a few minutes and once you're set up, it only takes a few clicks to buy your tickets in future.
The matrix for picking your numbers online is the same as if you were purchasing a physical ticket in store in the U.S. It's a 5/70 + 1/25 game, which means you need to first pick five main numbers from 1-70, plus one Mega Ball from 1-25. If you prefer, a Quick Pick can select numbers at random for you.
- Create a secure online account - it only takes a couple of minutes.
- Pick five main numbers plus one Mega Ball number, or generate random numbers with a Quick Pick.
- Choose how many tickets you'd like to buy. The amount of tickets you can buy in each transaction varies depending on the website you play through.
- Decide how many draws you'd like to enter. Discounts are often available when you enter more than one draw or set up a subscription.
- Pay for your tickets, then sit back and wait for the draw! Don't worry, you'll be automatically notified if you win a prize.
Mega Millions Prizes: What You Can Win
|Division||Numbers Matched||Prize Amount||Odds of Winning|
|1||5 + Mega Ball||Jackpot||302,575,350/1|
|3||4 + Mega Ball||$10,000||931,001/1|
|5||3 + Mega Ball||$200||14,547/1|
|7||2 + Mega Ball||$10||693/1|
|8||1 + Mega Ball||$4||89/1|
|9||0 + Mega Ball||$2||37/1|
Frequently Asked Questions
Listed below are some of the most frequently asked questions regarding the USA Mega Millions game and how it can be played from South Africa.
Is it possible to play from South Africa?
Yes. While it isn't possible to play instore, it is possible to play online through secure regulated websites.
When you pick your numbers online, they're automatically stored securely in your account, so there's no risk of losing or damaging them and you'll never miss out on a prize.
Follow the link below to get started.
How do I create an account to play Mega Millions?
Click the Create Account button below. You'll then be taken to a trusted, licensed and regulated external website to create your account.
Follow the on-screen instructions to create your account. Please note that you won't be able to log in to your account on za.national-lottery.com. The website that you create your account with is where your tickets are stored.
Which payment methods are available?
There are many different ways to deposit funds to your online account, including Skrill, Mastercard, VISA, Neteller, WebMoney and PayPal.
How do I know if I've won a prize?
The latest winning numbers can be found on the Mega Millions results page shortly after each draw has taken place.
When you play online, your tickets are stored securely in your online account and are automatically checked for you. This means you never need to worry about checking your tickets as you'll receive an email informing you of any wins.
In the event of a win, you'll receive your winnings automatically in your online account. For larger wins, you'll be contacted by a member of the Support team to arrange the payment of your prize to you.
Can I create a subscription?
Yes! Subscriptions are available to ensure that you never miss a draw. What's more, if you opt for a subscription you can also receive a discount on your purchase.