CHICAGO (CBS) — It happens every time.
The Powerball jackpot skyrockets and players come out of the woodwork, hoping to strike it rich.
Many of these players ask: What are the most common numbers drawn for Powerball?
We are here to help.
According to usamega.com, the most common numbers drawn in the past 100 drawings are: 03, 23, 26, 36, 56. Those five numbers have been drawn between 13 and 15 times each.
The most common Powerball numbers during that time are 29, 16, 20. Those numbers have been chosen seven or six times each.
If you are looking for the least-common numbers, under the theory that those numbers are overdue, they are: 47, 37, 33, 24, 02. Powerball: 08 (last drawn in September, 2012)