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Which lottery drawings are tonight?

Published: Friday, March 23, 2018
(Updated: 16.05.2023)


Every night is a big night for lottery players. Is somebody going to win tonight? Will it be you? Firstly, take a look at what time your favorite game is being drawn. Is it Friday or Saturday? Some games are even possible to play every day. Some of them, every few minutes..

South African National Lottery draws schedule/calendar

In South Africa, lottery draws are every day. In the past Rapido draw took place every day, every 5 minutes from 05:00 - 23:45 (game retired). Daily Lotto is current every day game.

  • Monday - Daily Lotto
  • Tuesday - Powerball, Powerball Plus, Daily Lotto
  • Wednesday - Lotto + Plus 1, Plus 2, Daily Lotto
  • Thursday - Daily Lotto
  • Friday - Powerball, Powerball Plus, Daily Lotto
  • Saturday - Lotto + Plus 1, Plus 2, Daily Lotto
  • Sunday - Daily Lotto

Which lottery game is tonight?

Check this simple calendar with all SA drawings:

south africa lottery calendar

Most popular Lotto and Powerball draw take place at approximately 9 pm. Rapido from 5 am to 11.45pm, every 5 minutes so the ticket must be sent 30 seconds before the draw.

Games on Wednesday and Saturday are broadcasted on SABC2 channel 8:56 pm.
Lotteries which are held on Tuesday and Friday are streamed live on ETV channel 9:00 pm.
Pick3 draws used to be broadcasted every day during the show on ETV channel at 8:45 pm (game retired).

World biggest lotteries draw calendar

There are some days when lottery action calms down in South Africa. In such situation, you can choose to play some global lotteries as (presented time is GMT+2):

  • US Mega Millions - the draw is Wednesday 5 am and Saturday 5 am
  • US Powerball - Thursday and Sunday 5 AM
  • Italian Superenalotto - Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 9 PM
  • European Eurojackpot - every Tuesday 20:30 PM and Friday 20:15 PM