Behr Proper Temperature

Behr Proper Temperature M310-2 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Proper Temperature paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful M310-2. Find out if this gorgeous warm yellow paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Color code:M310-2
Color name:Proper Temperature

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What are Behr Proper Temperature undertones?

Yellow is Behr Proper Temperature 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

237, 229, 199

Is Behr Proper Temperature M310-2 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 47° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M310-2 Proper Temperature HSL code: 47, 51%, 85%

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 Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Beige 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

Proper Temperature M310-2 vs Raffia Cream 710C-2

Behr Proper Temperature M310-2 vs Behr Raffia Cream 710C-2Behr Proper Temperature M310-2
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Proper Temperature M310-2 vs Vital Yellow SW 6392

Behr Proper Temperature M310-2 vs Sherwin Williams Vital Yellow SW 6392Behr Proper Temperature M310-2
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Temperature: warm
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Off-White color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#ede5c7copy color code
RGB Decimal237, 229, 199copy color code
RGB Percent92.94%, 89.80%, 78.04%copy color code
HSVHue: 47° Saturation: 16.03% Value: 92.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(47, 51, 85)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 3.38 Yellow: 16.03 Key: 7.06copy color code
YIQY: 227.972 I: 14.408 Q: -7.644copy color code
XYZX: 73.252 Y: 78.168 Z: 65.246copy color code
CIE LabL:90.856 a:-2.168 b:15.62copy color code
CIE LuvL:90.856 u:6.407 v:23.27copy color code
Decimal15590855copy color code
Hunter lab88.413, -6.831, 18.134copy color code