All About Crete Weather. Weather in Neapoli. This detailed 5 Day Weather Forecast in Crete for Neapoli, Lassithi Prefecture is prepared for the local ex-pat residents and holidaymakers. Neapoli (Greek: Νεάπολη) is very different market town to the coastal tourist resorts within a half hour drive by car. Neapoli is at the heart of a rich olive growing area. In many ways it reflects the traditional values of Cretan society. Holiday Weather Tip: Take a trip to Neapoli which is considered to have its own micro-climate. Often it can be blisteringly hot on the coast in Sissi or Agios Nikolaos, whereas Neapoli can have some cloud cover and a breeze to make a hot day seem less hot. The town has several museums, a large church and other sites of interest (and the prison). The picturesque main square dominates the town and where the buses stop en route between Heraklion and Agios Nikolaos/Sitia.