PA Pick 3 - Today’s Smart Picks!

PA Pick 3 - Today’s Smart Picks!

Like any lottery game, we all want to pick a winner, but doing so is never easy. In fact, if it was then we’d all be millionaires by now. However, Pennsylvania’s Pick 3 only requires you to select three numbers, giving you a much better chance of winning, albeit a lower jackpot. Still, $500 a great prize to win each and every day and there are a number of ways in which you can be smart about your picks. Below you’ll find the best ways in which to boost your chances of PA Pick 3 daily!

Today's PA Pick 3 Smart Picks
(05/21/2020 - Evening Draw)

Below you’ll find our Pick Smart Picks for today – the Lucky Numbers – based on Hot Numbers, Cold Numbers and Overdue Numbers of the last 50 draws!

Hot Numbers

5

8

6

6

Wild

Cold Numbers

7

9

4

4

Wild

Overdue Numbers

9

8

4

8

Wild

Hot/Cold Numbers are those that are coming out with high/low frequency. Overdue Numbers are those that haven’t come out in a long time. Lucky Numbers are our quick (and hopefully winning) picks for the next PA Pick3 Evening Draw.

Today's Lucky Numbers

9

4

4

9

Wild

Pennsylvania Pick3 Evening Winning Numbers (Last 7 Draws)

05.20.2020 Wednesday

3

1

2

7

Wild

05.19.2020 Tuesday

7

0

6

1

Wild

05.18.2020 Monday

3

3

5

8

Wild

05.17.2020 Sunday

0

1

2

4

Wild

05.16.2020 Saturday

6

3

2

2

Wild

05.15.2020 Friday

3

7

7

6

Wild

05.14.2020 Thursday

8

4

8

0

Wild

How To Play PA Pick 3

PA Pick 3 is incredibly easy to play and essentially involves selecting three numbers along with the type of bet you’d like to place.

There are a number of different bets you can play, all offering different payouts and odds on winning.

Some of the most common bets and winning combinations include:

  • Straight
  • Box
  • Front Pair
  • Back Pair
  • Super Straight

Within your playslip, both online and offline, all you’re required to do to play is select the play type you wish to play and the numbers in which you’re predicting will win.

You can also select a Wild Ball option to boost your chances of winning. Then it’s simply a case of placing your bets.

Read here a complete PA Pick 3 Guide and learn how to play it!

How To Predict PA Pick 3

Prefixing PA Pick 3 without luck is ultimately impossible. The balls are drawn at random and in reality the odds are the same that a specific combination will return day after day.

Of course, reality would suggest that is also unlikely. While there’s no strategy to win, unlike with blackjack, roulette and other casino games, there are a number of things you can take into account to help boost your chances of winning.

PA Pick 3 Top Strategies

That involves making the most of top tips and strategies. Below you’ll find a number of aspects of playing Pick 3 in Pennsylvania that you must take into account.

Mix Odds & Evens

All odd numbers or all evens are rarely drawn, so mix the number you have in your selections.

Spread Your Numbers

Winning combinations regularly have a spread across the numbers field. Pick one high, one central and one low number, for example 2, 5 and 8. This is proven to be a more likely outcome that 1, 3, 2.

Log Winning Numbers

By keeping note of all the winners, you can work out the likelihood of a number being chosen. Additionally, you’ll also be able to understand which numbers seem to be picked more often than others.

While there are no real strategies you can apply to Pick 3 lottery, there are a number of statistics you can use to make educated guesses about the numbers which may possibly be drawn next.

Of course, exploring how you play can also be useful. Think about strategies when it comes to your bankroll and how frequently you wish to win. You’re much more likely to win a Box combination than a Super Straight.

Ready to play? Head to Pick 3 today and select your numbers!

PA Pick 3 F.A.Q.

How to play Pick 3 PA Lottery?

  • Take a Pick 3 play slip online or at your local lottery retailer
  • Play up to 5 panels on PA Pick 3 play slip. Certainly, on each game panel, pick a 3-digit number.
  • Pick your play type.
  • Select the amount of money you would like to place in each game.
  • If needed, select the ‘new’ Wild Ball option.
  • Check your Pick 3 ticket to verify that the information is correct.
  • Look out for the results!

Can I play PA Pick 3 on a mobile phone?

Yes, you can play PA Pick 3 on mobile. In fact, the PA Lottery official app is available and free to download for both iOS (from Apple app store) and Android devices (from the PA Lottery website). You can use this mobile app to play PA iLottery games for money. However, you must visit a Pennsylvania Lottery retailer to purchase the Lottery’s traditional Scratch-Offs, Fast Play, and Draw Games.

What are the different types of PA Pick 3 play?

There are six different Pick 3 play types. They are Straight, Box, Straight/Box, Super Straight, Front Pair, and Back Pair.

How many times can I try to match the winning lottery numbers?

You can try to match the winning Lottery numbers twice a day by playing PA Pick3 day and PA Pick 3 evening, and it’s really easy.

When does PA Pick 3 drawing scheduled?

PA Pick 3 drawing is scheduled daily at 1:35 PM and 6:59 PM. You can view the Day drawing on the PA Lottery website daily after 1:35 PM. Whereas, you can view the Pick 3 evening drawing during the nightly show at 6:59 PM on TV.

Are PA Lottery winnings taxable?

Yes, Lottery winnings are taxable income under federal and state law. In fact, for prizes of $600 or more, players will receive a W-2G form from the Lottery to report the winnings along with the tax returns.

Whereas, on prizes over $5000, the Lottery will withhold the minimum amount of applicable taxes before sending your prize check. Indeed, your tax liability depends on deductions, income, exemptions, and other factors. Therefore, we recommend you to consult with a qualified tax professional when filing your tax returns.

Where does the Lottery money go?

Until now, the Pennsylvania Lottery has contributed more than $30 billion to benefit programs. Those include rent rebates, property tax, reduced-fare transportation services, care services, low-cost prescription programs like PACE & PACENET and many more.

After winnings, here is how the money is shared: 65% winner prizes, 26% benefit program, 7% retailer & vendor commissions, 2% operating expenses.

How long will it take to receive my prize check?

In general, most prize checks will arrive in 4 to 6 weeks after your claim has been received at Lottery headquarters and validated, but often less time.

What should I do after winning the PA lottery?

Each lottery ticket is a bearer document. In other words, a lottery ticket is legally owned by whoever possesses it, at least until it is signed. Therefore, after winning the lottery, we recommend you to sign at the back of your ticket, along with your name, address, and phone number. After that, follow the steps mentioned in our dedicated article – What to do if you win the PA Lottery.

Who Can I Talk to about Compulsive Gambling?

If you recognize that you or someone you care about has a problem with gambling, please call Pennsylvania Problem Gambling Helpline at 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537). They are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Here, you can talk to professionals who can aid persons with gambling problems.

What are the PA Pick 3 last draws?


We have the latest Pa Pick 3 Evening draws online. Click here to check them.

How to predict the next PA Pick 3 draws?


The numbers are drawn randomly and it is impossible to predict them exactly. However, we calculate our PA Pick 3 Lucky Numbers based on the statistics (hot numbers, cold numbers, overdue numbers) of the last 50 draws.

Can I play PA Lottery Games for free?


Yes, you can. There are about 30 online games with a $5 Free Bonus waiting for you at PAiLottery.com.