General information about Michigan Daily 4
This is the US based lottery game that was launched in September, 1984, or 35 years, 4 months and 17 days ago. Midday drawings take place since December 16, 1996. Daily4 MI is currently available only in Michigan. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as Daily4 MI. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Michigan Lottery. In case you want to know more about Michigan Lottery, here is their official website: https://www.michiganlottery.com. Michigan Lottery Daily 4 results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Michigan Lottery can be reached via the following contact details:
- Helpline: 1-800-270-7117
- HQ: 101 E. Hillsdale Street, P.O. Box 30023, Lansing, MI 48909
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Michigan Lottery Daily 4 results
Michigan Lottery Daily 4 results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Michigan Lottery in Lansing. At the moment, draws are held 14 times a week. To be more precise, they are held on each day of the week, at 12:59 and 7:29 PM Eastern Time. The numbers are drawn using the Mechanical Lottery Ball Machine. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on September 1, 1984, or 35 years, 4 months and 17 days ago.
How it works: picking up Michigan Lottery Daily 4 numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 4 / 0-9. As you can see, players are to choose four main Michigan Lottery Daily 4 numbers from the range between 0 and 9 Michigan Lottery Daily 4 numbers. As usual, the key factor is the order of numbers drawn.
Michigan Daily 4 winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers 19 prize categories. The top prize is $5,000 (with $1 wager). Luckily, the fact that this is a comparatively modest amount is compensated by indeed high winning odds! As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 10,000. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the four Michigan Lottery Daily 4 numbers. The basic thing is to guess them in the exact order. For more information, please look at the table below:
Prize ($1 wager)
1 : 10,000
1 : 2,500
1 : 1,666
1 : 833
1 : 416
Straight / Box 4-Way
$3,200 (exact order)
$600 (any order)
Straight / Box 6-Way
$2,916 (exact order)
$416 (any order)
1 : 10,000
1 : 1,250
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 5,6. Pay attention that the table is not full as it does not include 12 and 24-Way play types.
Michigan Daily 4 prices
The minimum cost of playing is $1. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided, either.
Hot and cold Michigan Lottery Daily 4 numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 9, 4, 2, 1 (Midday) and 9, 0, 8, 1 (Evening). The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 0, 3, 8, 6 (Midday) and 2, 6, 5, 3 (Evening).
Payouts of Michigan Daily 4 prizes
All the prizes over $600 can be received at lottery offices or by mail. Smaller amounts can be claimed at lottery retailers, too. Unfortunately, Daily4 MI winnings are subject to taxation, but only in case the prize exceeds $5,000. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within one year from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of Michigan Lottery Daily 4 results.