How to make them work for you!
Being a hardcore fan of the Irish Lotto won’t just help you win the magnificent jackpots!
Picking the right Irish Lotto numbers is an art and demands adequate knowledge of all the strategies that come together to help you choose the best numbers.
The 6/47 Irish Lotto game consists of 10,737, 573 unique combinations of 6 numbers making the odds of hitting the jackpot 1 in 10 million.
In this article, we’ll talk about different aspects of the Irish Lotto Numbers – from picking the right numbers, to the most trending combinations and so on.
Make sure you don’t miss out on any valuable information.
The most frequently picked Irish Lotto numbers
Since the first Irish Lotto event in 1988, there have been numerous statistics that have been collected to put together the combination of the most commonly drawn numbers at the Irish Lotto.
It has been concluded that the following string of numbers is the most frequently chosen number combination at the Irish Lotto (picked in the same order):
5, 17, 19, 29, 31, 8, 29
On the other hand, the least common numbers are:
37, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45
In the early days of the Irish Lotto, a player has the option of picking 6 numbers from a bag of 36, as opposed to the current number lot of 47 numbers.
Next step – picking the Irish Lotto Numbers
Experts recommend that it is better to use the “Quick Pick” option instead of picking the numbers manually.
Simply because a large number of players, end up picking the same numbers. In case of Quick Pick, the smart machine picks random numbers with no sentiment analysis or bias. For instance, you might end up picking your anniversary date numbers, while the computer won’t.
Therefore, by reducing the risk of choosing the same numbers, as done by other players, you increase your chances of hitting the jackpots.
Irish Lotto numbers to avoid
Here is a list of 3 Irish Lotto number combinations you must stay away from:
1. Patterns or sequences
Various sequences and number patterns like multiples of a number (3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18), consecutive numbers (5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10) or numbers with the same last digitals (2, 12, 22, 32, 42, 52) have never been drawn in any Irish Lotto game.
2. Combinations using dates that are close to your heart
The drawback with calendar-based numbers is that your choices get narrowed to numbers between 1 and 31 only. It has been observed that more than 94% of Irish Lotto number combinations contain numbers greater than 31.
3. All odd or all even
Number combinations like all even (2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12) or all odd (3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13) should be avoided.
Irish Lotto winning combinations
If you Irish Lotto numbers combination in sync with any of the points mentioned below, it is a sure-fire potential winner!
1. Your combination has no consecutive numbers.
2. Your combination has three low and three high numbers.
3. Sum of all the numbers falls somewhere between 106 and 170.
4. Your combination has three even and three odd numbers.