Behr Sweet Curry M230-5

Color code:M230-5
Color name:Sweet Curry

Introducing an inviting and warm hue to your space with Behr SweetCurry (M230-5). This golden yellow shade adds a sunny and cheerful charm to any room, making it the perfect choice for creating a cozy and vibrant ambiance. Sweet Curry pairs effortlessly with earthy tones like deep forest green, warm terracotta, and sandy beige, enhancing its rich and comforting appeal. Complement this shade with accents in Forest Edge (N390-7), Adobe Sand (330F-4), and Natural Almond (PPU4-12) for a harmonious and sophisticated color palette. Elevate your decor with Behr Sweet Curry for a space that exudes warmth and style.

What are Behr Sweet Curry undertones?

Red is Behr Sweet Curry 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

232, 167, 115

Is Behr Sweet Curry M230-5 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 27° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M230-5 Sweet Curry HSL code: 27, 72%, 68%

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 Yellow 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 Sweet Curry:

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

Sweet Curry M230-5 vs Torchlight SW 6374

Behr Sweet Curry M230-5 vs Sherwin Williams Torchlight SW 6374Open Sweet Curry M230-5
LRV: 45.97%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 47.94%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Sweet Curry M230-5 vs Thai Ice Tea MQ4-36

Behr Sweet Curry M230-5 vs Behr Thai Ice Tea MQ4-36Open Sweet Curry M230-5
LRV: 45.97%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 45.28%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm