Powerball Winning Numbers For 01/13/2021 Drawing: $550M Jackpot

### Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the $550 million lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021.

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**Deb Belt ,** Patch Staff

**Deb Belt ,**Patch Staff

The Powerball lottery jackpot has grown to more than half-a-billion dollars — $550 million — for the player who has the winning ticket on Wednesday, Jan. 13. The one-time cash payout for tonight’s Powerball drawing is $411.4 million, lottery officials said.

The winning Powerball numbers are drawn every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. Eastern time, with Powerball results usually posted within 5 minutes.

Ticket sales end at least one hour before the drawing in most states, but a state may halt sales earlier, such as Illinois, which stops sales three hours before the drawing. In Maryland and New Jersey, ticket sales end at 9:59 p.m.; in Virginia, they close at 10 p.m. Check with your state lottery for the cut-off time.

**The winning Powerball numbers for Wednesday, Jan. 13, are: 04, 19, 23, 25, 49 and the Powerball of 14.**

The largest Powerball jackpot in history was $1.586 billion, which was split by winners in California, Florida and Tennessee in January 2016.

To win the Powerball jackpot, a player must match all five white balls in any order and the red Powerball number. The odds of picking the correct Powerball grand prize numbers are one in 292,201,338, which doesn’t change even if more players buy tickets when the jackpot is enormous.

You have a better chance of winning the Powerball jackpot if you let the computer select your numbers, according to lottery officials. About 75 percent of winning tickets over the years had numbers picked by a computer.

Powerball tickets cost $2 each. Find locations where you can buy your Powerball tickets here.

These are the five largest Powerball jackpots in the game’s history

- $1.586 billion, Jan. 13, 2016
- $768.4 million, March 27, 2019
- $758.7 million, Aug. 23, 2017
- $688 million, Oct. 27, 2018
- $590.5 million, May 18, 2013

Winners can choose to either have the full jackpot amount paid out in 30 installments over 29 years, or winners can take one lump sum payment that is smaller than the actual total.

Powerball Winning Numbers For 01/13/2021 Drawing: $550M Jackpot – Annapolis, MD – Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the $550 million lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021.## Draw Date

#### Jackpot Winners

### Match 5 +

Power Play

#### $2 Million Winners

### Match 5

#### $1 Million Winners

- Winning Numbers
- Past Drawings
- Total Winners

#### Total Number of Winners

##### Match

##### POWERBALL

- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0

##### Power Play

- N/A
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0
- 0

There are 9 ways to win a prize in Powerball®.

All prizes are set cash amounts, except the Grand Prize.

In California, prize payout amounts are pari-mutuel and determined by sales and the number of winners.

##### Match

##### Prize

- Grand Prize
- $1 Million
- $50,000
- $100
- $100
- $7
- $7
- $4
- $4

##### Power Play 2x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $100,000
- $200
- $200
- $14
- $14
- $8
- $8

##### Power Play 3x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $150,000
- $300
- $300
- $21
- $21
- $12
- $12

##### Power Play 4x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $200,000
- $400
- $400
- $28
- $28
- $16
- $16

##### Power Play 5x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $250,000
- $500
- $500
- $35
- $35
- $20
- $20

##### Power Play 10x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $500,000
- $1,000
- $1,000
- $70
- $70
- $40
- $40

### Powerball Prizes

##### Match

##### Prize

- Grand Prize
- $1 Million
- $50,000
- $100
- $100
- $7
- $7
- $4
- $4

##### Power Play 2x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $100,000
- $200
- $200
- $14
- $14
- $8
- $8

##### Power Play 3x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $150,000
- $300
- $300
- $21
- $21
- $12
- $12

##### Power Play 4x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $200,000
- $400
- $400
- $28
- $28
- $16
- $16

##### Power Play 5x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $250,000
- $500
- $500
- $35
- $35
- $20
- $20

##### Power Play 10x

- Grand Prize
- $2 Million
- $500,000
- $1,000
- $1,000
- $70
- $70
- $40
- $40

### Powerball Odds

##### Match

##### Prize

- Grand Prize
- $1 Million
- $50,000
- $100
- $100
- $7
- $7
- $4
- $4

- 1 in 292,201,338.00
- 1 in 11,688,053.52
- 1 in 913,129.18
- 1 in 36,525.17
- 1 in 14,494.11
- 1 in 579.76
- 1 in 701.33
- 1 in 91.98
- 1 in 38.32

### Odds When 10X Multiplier is Available

##### POWER PLAY

- 10x
- 5x
- 4x
- 3x
- 2x

##### PRIZE TIMES POWER PLAY

- Prize Won Times 10
- Prize Won Times 5
- Prize Won Times 4
- Prize Won Times 3
- Prize Won Times 2

- 1 in 43
- 1 in 21.5
- 1 in 14.33
- 1 in 3.31
- 1 in 1.79

### Odds When 10X Multiplier is Not Available

##### POWER PLAY

- 5x
- 4x
- 3x
- 2x

##### PRIZE TIMES POWER PLAY

- Prize Won Times 5
- Prize Won Times 4
- Prize Won Times 3
- Prize Won Times 2

- 1 in 21
- 1 in 14
- 1 in 3.23
- 1 in 1.75

Powerball® costs $2 per play.

Select five numbers from 1 to 69 for the white balls; then select one number from 1 to 26 for the red Powerball.

Choose your numbers on a play slip or let the lottery terminal randomly pick your numbers.

The Powerball jackpot grows until it is won.

Players win a prize by matching one of the 9 Ways to Win.

##### Where

Powerball is played in 45 states, Washington DC, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands!

Powerball drawings are held every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET.

Sales cut-off times vary by one to two hours before the drawing, depending on the selling jurisdiction.

To find out where to watch the drawings, click here.

##### Power Play

Ask for Power Play® with your Powerball purchase!

For an additional $1 per play, the Power Play feature can multiply non-jackpot prizes by 2, 3, 4, 5 or 10 times!

The multiplier number is randomly selected just before each drawing.

The 10X multiplier is only in play when the advertised jackpot annuity is $150 million or less.

The Match 5 prize with Power Play is always $2 million.

##### Multi-Draw

Play the same set of numbers in multiple drawings!

Select the number of consecutive drawings you want to play in the Multi-Draw or Advance Play section of your play slip or tell the retailer how many drawings you wish to play.

The number of Multi-Draws or Advance Plays available for purchase is dependent on the selling jurisdiction.

How **TALL**

A Powerball jackpot of $40 million may not seem like much, but ask yourself this – is $40 million really a small amount of money? Is the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C. a small building?

If you were to stack $100 bills, take a look at the heights the money would reach at each estimated jackpot amount.

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