Behr Nimbus Cloud

Behr Nimbus Cloud PR-W09 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Nimbus Cloud paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful PR-W09. Find out if this gorgeous warm grey paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:PR-W09
Color name:Nimbus Cloud

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What are Behr Nimbus Cloud undertones?

Yellow is Behr Nimbus Cloud undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

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RGB code:

231, 231, 230

Is Behr Nimbus Cloud PR-W09 cool or warm?

warm colors
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cool colors

With a hue of 60° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

PR-W09 Nimbus Cloud HSL code: 60, 2%, 90%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Grey will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Grey undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Color comparison

Nimbus Cloud PR-W09 vs Ambience White PR-W08

Behr Nimbus Cloud PR-W09 vs Behr Ambience White PR-W08Behr Nimbus Cloud PR-W09
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Temperature: warm
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Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#e7e7e6copy color code
RGB Decimal231, 231, 230copy color code
RGB Percent90.59%, 90.59%, 90.20%copy color code
HSVHue: 60° Saturation: 0.43% Value: 90.59%copy color code
HSLhsl(60, 2, 90)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.0 Yellow: 0.43 Key: 9.41copy color code
YIQY: 230.886 I: 0.321 Q: -0.311copy color code
XYZX: 75.81 Y: 79.854 Z: 86.261copy color code
CIE LabL:91.619 a:-0.18 b:0.49copy color code
CIE LuvL:91.619 u:0.055 v:0.782copy color code
Decimal15198182copy color code
Hunter lab89.361, -4.949, 5.32copy color code
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