49's Hot & Cold Balls

Unsure how to choose your numbers? Lots of 49’s bettors like to pick either numbers that have been drawn the most frequently (hot numbers) recently or the least frequently recently (cold numbers)...Read More

Statistically speaking, any number has an equal chance of being drawn as any other number so whether you pick hot or cold balls won't increase your chances of winning.
Our Hot & Cold balls are based on the results of both the Lunchtime and Teatime results combined.

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Hot Balls

Hot balls are balls that have been drawn the most frequently based on the past 4 weeks of draws.

41

Drawn
18 times

32

Drawn
15 times

9

Drawn
14 times

View All Hot Balls

Ball Drawn In Previous 4 weeks
4118 Times
3215 Times
914 Times
3414 Times
4414 Times
613 Times
312 Times
4912 Times
1510 Times
3310 Times
710 Times
2210 Times
3610 Times
359 Times
279 Times
19 Times
489 Times
459 Times
289 Times
138 Times
428 Times
478 Times
258 Times
268 Times
237 Times
167 Times
387 Times
437 Times
377 Times
307 Times
217 Times
107 Times
146 Times
196 Times
206 Times
126 Times
46 Times
316 Times
186 Times
405 Times
175 Times
465 Times
294 Times
394 Times
24 Times
244 Times
83 Times
52 Times
112 Times
Cold Balls

Cold balls are balls that have been drawn the least frequently based on the past 4 weeks of draws.

8

Drawn
3 times

5

Drawn
2 times

11

Drawn
2 times

View All Cold Balls

Ball Drawn In Previous 4 weeks
4118 Times
3215 Times
914 Times
3414 Times
4414 Times
613 Times
312 Times
4912 Times
1510 Times
3310 Times
710 Times
2210 Times
3610 Times
359 Times
279 Times
19 Times
489 Times
459 Times
289 Times
138 Times
428 Times
478 Times
258 Times
268 Times
237 Times
167 Times
387 Times
437 Times
377 Times
307 Times
217 Times
107 Times
146 Times
196 Times
206 Times
126 Times
46 Times
316 Times
186 Times
405 Times
175 Times
465 Times
294 Times
394 Times
24 Times
244 Times
83 Times
52 Times
112 Times

Hot Doubles

Hot Doubles are when two numbers have been drawn in the same results set. Based on the previous 4 weeks.

Hot Doubles
36 49

Drawn
6 times

44 48

Drawn
6 times

6 45

Drawn
6 times

Hot Trebles

Hot Trebles are when three numbers have been drawn in the same results set. Based on the previous 4 weeks.

Hot Trebles
12 36 49

Drawn
4 times

3 15 47

Drawn
4 times


Hot & Cold Balls FAQs

What is a ‘Hot’ ball?

Hot balls are balls that have appeared the most frequently in recent draws. You can use our filters above to view hot balls for the past week, month or even year.

What is a ‘Cold’ Ball?

Cold balls are balls that have appeared the least frequently in recent draws. You can use our filters above to view hot balls for the past week, month or even year.

Are Hot Balls or Cold Balls More Likely to Win?

Every ball in each draw has an equal chance of being drawn. This means hot balls and cold balls are just as likely to be drawn. Users that decide to bet based on hot or cold don’t have any more chance of winning than picking random numbers.

How Else Can I Pick My Numbers?

There are a few options:

  1. ‘Quick Pick’: You select how many balls you want to bet on, then the bookmaker randomly selects numbers for you. Most bookmakers offer this functionality, or you can use our random number selector.
  2. Select Your Own: You can select your own balls, just by picking random numbers.
  3. Regular Numbers: Lottery players often have their numbers that they play each week until they win. The catch with this method is you feel obliged to play every single week for fear of missing the big win.
How Can I Increase My Chances of Winning?

It is not possible to increase your chance of winning. However, bookmakers offer different odds on the 49’s - this means you might be able to win more for the same bet depending on the bookmaker you select. Compare the 49’s odds of UK bookmakers here. Also, many bookmakers offer free bets - see our free bets page.

When Are The Hot & Cold Numbers Updated?

Immediately after the results for each draw. Check the latest results to see when this happens.


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