Sherwin Williams March Wind SW 7668 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full March Wind paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 7668. 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:SW 7668
Color name:March Wind
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:Living Well, Timeless Color Wall

March Wind for living room

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Check out this stunning Mid-tone used in real living rooms. Explore how this Grey color shade can create a unique space

Sherwin Williams March Wind reviews

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View the photos of real spaces painted with this that were not included in specific categories.Close-ups, painted furniture, storages and dressers, hallways, stairs and ceilings.

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What are Sherwin Williams March Wind undertones?

Yellow is Sherwin Williams March Wind 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

186, 185, 182

Is Sherwin Williams March Wind SW 7668 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 45° this Grey refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 7668 March Wind HSL code: 45, 3%, 72%

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 Sherwin Williams March Wind:

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

March Wind SW 7668 vs Gray Clouds SW 7658

Unsure what shade is the better choice for your design? We've highlighted the differences of these two colors to help you determine which one will best suit your space.

Sherwin Williams March Wind SW 7668 vs Sherwin Williams Gray Clouds SW 7658Open March Wind SW 7668
LRV: 48.65%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 47.26%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

March Wind SW 7668 vs Colonial Revival Gray SW 2832

Unsure what shade you should go with? We'll compare the two to help you find the perfect shade for your room.

Sherwin Williams March Wind SW 7668 vs Sherwin Williams Colonial Revival Gray SW 2832Open March Wind SW 7668
LRV: 48.65%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 47.95%
Light Medium color
Temperature: cold

LRV of March Wind

March Wind SW 7668 has an LRV of 48.65% and refers to Light Medium colors that reflect half of the incident light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 48.65% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

Color codes

We have collected almost every possible color code you could ever need. To copy the code, just click the icon to the right of it.

HEX#bab9b6copy color code
RGB Decimal186, 185, 182copy color code
RGB Percent72.94%, 72.55%, 71.37%copy color code
HSVHue: 45° Saturation: 2.15% Value: 72.94%copy color code
HSLhsl(45, 3, 72)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 0.54 Yellow: 2.15 Key: 27.06copy color code
YIQY: 184.957 I: 1.56 Q: -0.722copy color code
XYZX: 46.04 Y: 48.515 Z: 51.182copy color code
CIE LabL:75.148 a:-0.203 b:1.645copy color code
CIE LuvL:75.148 u:0.741 v:2.466copy color code
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Hunter lab69.652, -3.903, 5.189copy color code
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