# Winning Powerball numbers for May 22, 2024. Did anyone win Powerball last night?

The Powerball jackpot is back up to \$100 million with a cash value of \$47 million after no jackpot-winning ticket was sold for Monday's drawing.

Here are the winning numbers for Wednesday, May 22:

## Powerball winning numbers 5/22/24

The winning numbers from the Wednesday, May 22 drawing are 1, 16, 18, 26 and 67. The Powerball was 4. The Power Play multiplier was 3x.

## Did anyone win the Powerball last night, Wednesday, May 22nd, 2024?

A ticket matching all five white balls worth \$1 million was sold in California.

## How many numbers in Powerball do you need to win a prize?

Technically you can win Powerball with just one number. If you hit on the Powerball number, you get a prize of \$4.

If you get one ball correct, you have to also hit the Powerball to win \$4. If you hit two balls and the Powerball, you win \$7. You also get \$7 for getting three numbers right without the Powerball. Add the Powerball onto that and you’d get \$100.

You also win \$100 for getting four numbers right.

Here’s where it gets fun. If you hit four numbers and the Powerball, you win \$50,000. Hit all five numbers, and you win \$1 million. You when the grand prize if you hit all five numbers and the Powerball.

## When is the next drawing for Powerball?

Powerball drawings take place every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET.

## Powerball 2023 grand prize jackpot winners

The Powerball grand prize has been paid out five times in 2023, according to powerball.com:

• \$754.6 million — Feb. 6, 2023; Washington.

• \$162.6 million — Mar. 4, 2023; Virginia.

• \$252.6 million — April 19, 2023; Ohio (The winning ticket was sold in Summit County).

• \$1.08 billion — July 19, 2023; California.

• \$1.765 billion — Oct. 11, 2023; California.

• \$810 million — Jan. 1, 2024; Michigan.

Powerball winning ticket: Holder of \$252.6 million ticket sold in Summit County claims prize anonymously

## Results for Top 5 Powerball lottery jackpots

Here are the previous all-time top five Powerball jackpot wins, according to powerball.com:

1. \$2.04 billion — Nov. 7, 2022; California.

2. \$1.765 billion — Oct. 11, 2023; California.

3. \$1.586 billion — Jan. 13, 2016; California, Florida, Tennessee.

4. \$1.326 billion - April 6, 2024; Oregon

5. \$1.08 billion — July 19, 2023; California.

This article originally appeared on Akron Beacon Journal: Powerball winning numbers for Wednesday, May 22, 2024