Hot Lotto

MultiState- Hot Lotto Lottery Game Details




Latest Result

(Sat, Oct 28, 2017)



Hot Numbers

( From last 12 months )


Cold Numbers

( From last 12 months )


Hot Lotto is a multi-state lottery game played in Delaware, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, Oklahoma, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Tennessee, and West Virginia. If it’s unavailable in your town, just drive to any of the aforementioned states and get your Hot Lotto lottery ticket. The lottery was closed on October 28, 2017.

Hot Lotto Playing Options

Just like any other lottery, Players can either choose the numbers manually, by marking it on the Playslip or ask for a Quick Pick ticket that allocates randomly generated numbers to play.


This feature allows a triple hike on the non-jackpot prizes. It can be availed by paying an additional $1 and letting the clerk know. This was applicable on non-jackpot prizes only.

Winning Combinations and Odds for Hot Lotto

Match Prize Odds
5+1 $0 1 in 29,144,841
5 $30,000 1 in 1,619,158
4+1 $3,000 1 in 138,785
4 $100 1 in 7,710
3+1 $50 1 in 3,385
3 $6 1 in 188
2+1 $6 1 in 254
1+1 $3 1 in 52
0+1 $2 1 in 34

Overall odds of winning Mega Millions is 1 in 18.

Drawing Date and Time for Hot Lotto

Hot Lotto drawing used to be held every Wednesday and Saturday at 9:59 PM at MUSL’s headquarters in Iowa.

Official Results of Hot Lotto

The last drawing took place on October 28, 2017, hence, no more results to display.

Rules Governing Hot Lotto

  • Minimum age to play Hot Lotto varied according to the participating state (18 or 21 years).
  • All prizes winnings are subject to federal tax and in most states, they are subject to state tax as well.
  • Depending upon the rules of your state, you can claim your prize within 90 days to 1 year, which used to be printed on the back of the ticket.

Claiming a Prize from the Hot Lotto Lottery

  1. Hot Lotto offered two payment methods, one lump-sum payment or Annuity (Paid in 30 installments over 29 years).

In 2017, officials announced the nog drop in the sales of Hot Lotto due to the infamous inside lottery fraud . A new lottery named Lotto America was launched on November 12, 2017, which replaced the Hot Lotto.