New Mexico Lottery Results (NM)

Get the most recent results for all New Mexico Lottery Draws

New Mexico lottery results and winning numbers

  • latest Lotto America lottery result

    Latest Lotto America result:
    Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024

    1. 16
    2. 18
    3. 25
    4. 37
    5. 46
    6. 07
    7. 03

    Next draw
    Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

    Jackpot total
    $3,650,000

  • latest MEGA Millions lottery result

    Latest MEGA Millions result:
    Friday, Mar 1, 2024

    1. 15
    2. 33
    3. 37
    4. 55
    5. 61
    6. 24
    7. Megaplier: x4

    Next draw
    Tuesday, Mar 5, 2024

    Jackpot total
    $650,000,000

  • latest Pick 3 Day lottery result

    Latest Pick 3 Day result:
    Friday, Mar 1, 2024

    1. 4
    2. 0
    3. 9

    Next draw
    Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

    Fixed jackpot

  • latest Pick 3 Evening lottery result

    Latest Pick 3 Evening result:
    Friday, Mar 1, 2024

    1. 5
    2. 7
    3. 8

    Next draw
    Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

    Fixed jackpot

  • latest Pick 4 Day lottery result

    Latest Pick 4 Day result:
    Friday, Mar 1, 2024

    1. 7
    2. 3
    3. 1
    4. 0

    Next draw
    Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

    Fixed jackpot

  • latest Pick 4 Evening lottery result

    Latest Pick 4 Evening result:
    Friday, Mar 1, 2024

    1. 1
    2. 4
    3. 5
    4. 8

    Next draw
    Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

    Fixed jackpot

  • latest Powerball lottery result

    Latest Powerball result:
    Wednesday, Feb 28, 2024

    1. 16
    2. 26
    3. 29
    4. 38
    5. 50
    6. 06
    7. Power Play: x2

    Next draw
    Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

    Jackpot total
    $443,000,000

  • latest Roadrunner Cash lottery result

    Latest Roadrunner Cash result:
    Friday, Mar 1, 2024

    1. 09
    2. 13
    3. 14
    4. 25
    5. 26

    Next draw
    Saturday, Mar 2, 2024

    Jackpot total
    $25,000

2024 STRATEGIES

Lottery strategies for Pick 3, Pick 4, Mega Millions, Powerball and more!
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Games and Advanced Draws

The main lottery games you can play in New Mexico, click a link for results and more information.

GAME PRIZE NUMBER FORMAT ADVANCED DRAWS
Pick 3 Day Fixed 3 (from 0-9) up to 14
Pick 3 Evening Fixed 3 (from 0-9) up to 14
Pick 4 Day Fixed 4 (from 0-9) up to 14
Pick 4 Evening Fixed 4 (from 0-9) up to 14
Roadrunner Cash Jackpot 5 (from 1-37) up to 14
Lotto America Jackpot 5 from (1-52) + 1 (from 1-10) up to 20
Mega Millions Jackpot 5 (from 1-70) + 1 (from 1-25) up to 20
Powerball Jackpot 5 (from 1-69) + 1 (from 1-26) up to 20

Games Overview

NM Pick 3

Pick 3

Pick 3 provides daily excitement and the potential for cash prizes. Players win by selecting three numbers from 0 to 9 with multiple ways to play.

NM Pick 4

Pick 4

Similar to Pick 3 but adding an extra digit to the mix. There are various ways to win such as straight, box, straight/box and pairs options.

NM Roadrunner Cash

Roadrunner Cash

Simple format and good odds make this a top choice for many lottery enthusiasts. It offers a chance to win a rolling jackpot that starts at $25,000 and can grow quickly.

NM Lotto America

Lotto America

A multi-state lottery game available in New Mexico popular choice for those seeking big lottery wins. Players choose five numbers from a set of 1 to 52 and an additional "Star Ball" number from 1 to 10.

NM Mega Millions

Mega Millions

With jackpots often reach staggering amounts Mega Millions is one of the largest and most well-known multi-state lotteries in the U.S. Players select five numbers from 1 to 70 and a Mega Ball number from 1 to 25.

NM Powerball

Powerball

Another iconic multi-state lottery game available in NM. Known for its record-breaking jackpots players choose five numbers from 1 to 69 and a Powerball number from 1 to 26.

Game Schedule Times

Never miss a draw again with all the New Mexico lottery draw times. Shown in local time and Sales Stop in ().

GAME SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Pick 3 Day 1:00 p.m.
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Pick 3 Evening 9:30 p.m.
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Pick 4 Day 1:00 p.m.
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Pick 4 Evening 9:30 p.m.
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Roadrunner Cash 9:30 p.m.
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Lotto America   8:30 p.m.
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Mega Millions     9:00 p.m.
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Powerball   8:59 p.m.
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How to Buy New Mexico Lottery Tickets

Here are the current ticket prices for all NM Lottery games. There can be multiple ways to play each game, and costs associated are explained in more detail on each individual game information page.

GAME COST TO PLAY
Pick 3 $1
Pick 4 $1
Roadrunner Cash $1
Lotto America $1
Mega Millions $2 (+$1 optional Megaplier)
Powerball $3

Remember: If you would like to participate in any of the New Mexico Lottery games you will need to be at least 18 years of age. This applies to both purchasing tickets and claiming prizes.

How to Claim New Mexico Lottery Prizes

Claim $1 to $600

  • Method 1 – Claim in person by visiting any licensed lottery retailer and present your ticket.
  • Method 2 – Mail your signed ticket to the NM Lottery HQ address shown. For smaller prize amounts no claim form is needed.

Claim $601 to $99,999

  • Method 1 – Visit the Lottery Headquarters to make your claim. Call the customer service number to check opening times and confirm availability first.
  • Method 2 – Complete a claim form and send it along with your signed ticket and any other requested documentation such as photo ID and SSN to the Lottery Heaquarters address.

Claim $100,000+

  • Method 1 – Make an appointment at the NM Lottery Headquarters to claim your prize in person. Call to book and bring with you any requested documents and identification.

Claim Center & Claim Form

Download a claim form and a copy of a valid ID, then send to or visit:

New Mexico Lottery
P.O. Box 93190
Albuquerque, NM 87199-3190

Phone: +1 (505) 342 7600
Open: Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Web: www.nmlottery.com

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Albuquerque

New Mexico Lottery
4511 Osuna Rd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109

Open: Mon-Fri - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Phone: +1 (505)342 7600
Map: Location and Directions

Tips and Strategies

There are a number of tips and strategies that can make your NM lottery experience not only more enjoyable but more responsible, ensuring that it remains a positive, entertaining experience. Here are our favorite tips for playing:

  1. Engage with the Community: Sharing tips and experiences with other players can be fun and informative.
  2. Don't Chase Losses: If you're on a losing streak resist the temptation to spend more to recoup losses.
  3. Stay Positive: Maintain a positive attitude as the potential to be a winner comes with every ticket.
  4. Knowledge is Power: Learning the odds of winning each game you play can guide your game selection.
  5. Random Generation: Consider using random number generators or Quick Picks as a break from your normal numbers.
  6. Second-Chance Draws: These offer extra opportunities to win so enter those non-winning tickets.
  7. Claim Quickly: Missing the deadline can mean forfeiting your winnings.
  8. Lay Down a Limit: Setting a clear budget for your lottery play safeguards your finances while allowing for enjoyment.
  9. Play for Fun: The lottery is a form of entertainment so keep this in mind regardless of the outcome.
  10. Ticket Variety: High-priced tickets typically offer bigger rewards while low-priced ones provide more playtime.
  11. Play Responsibly: Ensure that your lottery play doesn't interfere with your other financial responsibilities.
  12. Online Convenience: Online ticket purchases are a convenient way to play while staying organized.

Please remember that these tips can enhance your experience and enjoyment of the games but ultimately the lottery is a game of chance so they cannot increase your odds of winning.

Recent New Mexico Lottery Winners' Stories

When it comes to winning big New Mexicans lead the way. With substantial prizes being won every single week it's easy to find some examples to be inspired by. Here are just a few of the more recent NM Lottery winners (note we've kept them anonymous for privacy reasons):

GAME STORE LOCATION PRIZE AMOUNT
Pick 4 Stripes #172 Albany $12,400
Pick 4 Brewer Oil Triviz Chevron Las Cruces $5,000
Roadrunner Cash Pecos River Station Ribera $37,000
Pick 4 Brewer Oil Nacho Shell Las Cruces $5,200
Mega Millions Circle K #2741247 Belen $20,000
Powerball Circle K #5317 Albuquerque $50,000
Roadrunner Cash Allsup’s #102170 Clovis $382,000
Lotto America Brewer Oil Country Club Shell Las Cruces $20,000
Mega Millions Southwest LLC #734 Albuquerque $20,000
Powerball Double Play Allsup’s #102342 Rio Rancho $50,008
Roadrunner Cash Circle K #2706141 Albuquerque $45,001

Lottery Tax Guide

New Mexixo Lottery tax rates only apply to prizes of more than $5,000 though vary slightly according to citizenship/residency status. Here's a simple breakdown of the tax percentages paid on NM lottery winnings:

PRIZE/RESIDENCY STATE TAX FEDERAL TAX TOTAL TAX
More than $5,000
U.S. Citizens & Residents
6% 24% 30%
More than $5,000
Non-U.S. Citizens & Residents
6% 30% 36%

Note: Any winnings of $600 or will be reported by the Lottery Commission to the IRS via a W2-G form which will then be sent at the end of the year.

About New Mexico Lottery

History

  • 1995: The New Mexico Lottery is formed when Governor Gary Johnson signs Senate Bill 853.
  • 1996: The first lottery ticket is sold marking the start of lottery operations.
  • 1996: The first 7.2 million scratcher tickets arrive at Lottery HQ.
  • 1997: The first draw game "Roadrunner Cash" is launched.
  • 1998: The multi-state "Lotto America" game is launched.
  • 1999: Roadrunner Cash draws increase to cover 6 nights a week.
  • 2000: Pick 3 and Roadrunner Cash draws are televised.
  • 2001: The largest monthly profits of $5.45 million are transferred to the Lottery Tuition Fund in August.
  • 2002: The first $10 scratch-off ticket is launched.
  • 2004: A digital draw system for “Roadrunner Cash” “Pick 3” and “4 This Way!” is launched.
  • 2006: The NM Lottery celebrates its 10th anniversary.
  • 2010: 700 stores statewide have ticket-checking devices inatalled allowing player to check tickets for winning numbers.
  • 2016: Celebrates its 20th anniversary.
  • 2017: Lotto America, a new multi-state game is launched.
  • Present: The New Mexico Lottery continues to be a valuable contributor to the state's educational and community initiatives.

Facts

  1. $206.9 million is the largest prize to date for a Powerball ticket bought in New Mexico back in 2008.
  2. Roadrunner Cash drawings are undertaken every night at 9:45 pm Mountain Time.
  3. Every 4 minutes a Lucky Numbers Bingo draw is held.
  4. Mega Millions (available in 44 states) was made available to New Mexicans on January 31 2010.
  5. Scholarships are funded through the state lottery, one of 8 states that do the same.
  6. You can buy NM lottery tickets from any of the authorized retailers across the state.
  7. The NM Lottery transfers the earnings monthly to the New Mexico State Treasurer.

Location

Known as the "Land of Enchantment" and nestled in the southwestern region of the United States New Mexico boasts a unique blend of Native American, Hispanic and Anglo influences.

From the landscapes of the high desert featuring the striking mesas and the famous Carlsbad Caverns to its vibrant cities like Albuquerque and Santa Fe, New Mexico offers a wealth of vibrant art, annual festivals and delicious Southwestern cuisine.

The New Mexico Lottery plays a crucial role in supporting educational initiatives and community development, further enhancing the state's future.

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