Behr Sultry Smoke MQ1-33

Color code:MQ1-33
Color name:Sultry Smoke

Transform your space with Behr MQ1-33 Sultry Smoke, a sophisticated and versatile hue that effortlessly bridges the gap between modern and traditional styles. This deep and luxurious grey-brown shade brings an air of elegance and warmth to any room. Pair Sultry Smoke with crisp white trim and accents of Behr PPU18-10 Natural Gray for a timeless look, or create a bold statement by combining it with pops of Behr HDC-MD-15 Polished Aqua. Whether you're aiming for a cozy and intimate feel or a more spacious and airy atmosphere, Sultry Smoke is the perfect choice to infuse your space with richness and depth.

What are Behr Sultry Smoke undertones?

Red is Behr Sultry Smoke 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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

HEX value:


RGB code:

115, 105, 111

Is Behr Sultry Smoke MQ1-33 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 324° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

MQ1-33 Sultry Smoke HSL code: 324, 5%, 43%

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.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Sultry Smoke:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Sultry Smoke MQ1-33 vs Curtain Call N570-5

Behr Sultry Smoke MQ1-33 vs Behr Curtain Call N570-5Open Sultry Smoke MQ1-33
LRV: 15.35%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 14.41%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm

Sultry Smoke MQ1-33 vs Antique Tin PPU18-03

Behr Sultry Smoke MQ1-33 vs Behr Antique Tin PPU18-03Open Sultry Smoke MQ1-33
LRV: 15.35%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 16.46%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold