All About Crete Weather. Weather in Anogia. This detailed 10 Day Weather Forecast in Crete for Anogia, Rethymnon Prefecture is prepared for the local ex-pat residents and holidaymakers. Women in Anogia (Greek: Ανώγεια) have a fascination reputation. They are the most fertile in Greece producing more children than anywhere else in the country. The same women cook some of the best home-made traditional dishes of Crete for travellers passing through the town and decide to stop for a break. Anogia is about half way between Heraklion and Rethymnon on the old "national road". Anogia being a high mountain village, has quite harsh winters that makes the residents extra hardy too. Holiday Weather Tip: If you are holidaying in a nearby coastal resort, jump in your rented car and take a drive up to Anogia (pronounced as "anoy-ya"). There is a excellent choice of Tavernas in the town. No matter which end of the village you arrive, follow the main street and check out the eating places long the way, then go back to the one you liked. It is also cooler up there in the mountains, where flowers flourish along the the sides of the winding roads, especially in the Springtime.