Sherwin Williams Sunflower SW 6678

Let’s dive into a full Sunflower paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6678. 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.

Official color page:Sunflower SW 6678
Color code:SW 6678
Color name:Sunflower
Brand:Sherwin Williams

What are Sherwin Williams Sunflower undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Sunflower 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 Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate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:

227, 154, 51

Is Sherwin Williams Sunflower SW 6678 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 35° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6678 Sunflower HSL code: 35, 76%, 55%

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 Sherwin Williams Sunflower:

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

Sherwin Williams SW 6678 Sunflower

Color comparison

Sunflower SW 6678 vs Kingdom Gold SW 6698

Trying to find ideal shade for your next project? Let's help you make the best decision for your design goals.

Sherwin Williams Sunflower SW 6678 vs Sherwin Williams Kingdom Gold SW 6698Open Sunflower SW 6678
LRV: 39.95%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 40.65%
Light Medium color
Temperature: warm

Sunflower SW 6678 vs Kid's Stuff SW 6893

Can't decide between these two shades for your project? We break down the differences to assist you in making the right choice.

Sherwin Williams Sunflower SW 6678 vs Sherwin Williams Kid's Stuff SW 6893Open Sunflower SW 6678
LRV: 39.95%
Medium color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 35.53%
Medium color
Temperature: warm